City Sustainability Information

A California Community Shoots for the Moon: Palo Alto Considers Carbon Neutrality

Portland Oregon’s Climate Action Plan (2015) (2009)

Fort Collins Steps Up, Approves Accelerated Climate Target

A Utility Business Model That Embraces Efficiency and Solar Without Sacrificing Revenue?

Greensburg, Kansas: From the rubble of a tornado, a Kansas town becomes a model for environmentally friendly living

Health

Beyond Storms & Droughts: The Psychological Impacts of Climate Change

The Psychological Effects of Global Warming on the United States… And Why the U.S. Mental Health Care System Is Not Adequately Prepared

Jackson County Climate and Health Action Plan

Oregon’s Climate and Health Profile

Forest Fires and Respiratory Health Fact Sheet

What Health Professionals Can Do About Climate Change

Air Quality Data

Fire

Is Global lWarming Fueling Increased Wildfire Risks?  Union of Concerned Scientists

Forests/Trees

Climate Change Adaptation

Coastal Regions

Impacts of climate change on Oregon’s coasts and estuaries by Peter Ruggiero, Cheryl A. Brown, Paul D. Komar3 Jonathan C. Allan, Deborah A. Reusser, and Henry Lee, II (Oregon Climate Change Research Institute Publication).

Climate Ready Communities: A Strategy for Adapting to Impacts of Climate Change on the Oregon Coast Published by Oregon Coastal Management Program, Department of Land Conservation and Development  January 2009.

Chapter 6 from The Oregon Climate Assessment Report – Impacts of climate change on Oregon’s coasts and estuaries by Peter Ruggiero, Cheryl A. Brown, Paul D. Komar3 Jonathan C. Allan, Deborah A. Reusser, and Henry Lee, II (Oregon Climate Change Research Institute Publication). http://occri.net/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/chapter6ocar.pdf

Transportation

Global Impact of Transportation

Jackson County

Renewable Energy Assessment for Jackson and Josephine Counties (2011)
Preparing for Climate Change in the Rogue River Basin of Southwest Oregon 2008
http://www.geosinstitute.org/images/stories/pdfs/Publications/ClimateWise/ROGUEWORKSHOP_FINALsinglewebsite.pdf

Faith Based Information

Pope Francis’ Encyclical Letter – on Care for our Common Home

General

The Millennium Development Goals – Report 2015 from United Nations Development Programme

The Oregon Climate Change Adaptation Framework (2010): http://www.oregon.gov/energy/GBLWRM/docs/Framework_Final_DLCD.pdf

Climate Ready Communities: A Strategy for Adapting to Impacts of Climate Change on the Oregon Coast Published by Oregon Coastal Management Program, Department of Land Conservation and Development  January 2009.http://www.oregon.gov/energy/GBLWRM/docs/climate_ready_communities.pdf
Northwest Climate Assessment Report (2013) Linked at: http://occri.net/reports
Oregon Climate Assessment Report (2010) Linked at: http://occri.net/reports
 National Climate Assessment Report 2014 http://nca2014.globalchange.gov/
Source on climate data trends provided by Phil Mote:  http://climate.washington.edu/trendanalysis/
SOCAN Legislative District Summaries http://socan.info/oregon-legislative-district-summaries/  Coos County is in Senate District 1, while Josephine County is in Senate Districts 1 and 2.

The USGS National Climate Change Viewer provides historic trends (from mid 1900s) with projections (to 2100) for mean maximum temperature, mean minimum temperature (the mean average is the average of these), Precipitation, runoff, snowpack, soil moisture storage. http://www.usgs.gov/climate_landuse/clu_rd/apps/nccv_viewer.asp

THE DANIEL J. EVANS SCHOOL OF PUBLIC POLICY AND GOVERNANCE,  University of Washington, CLIMATE CHANGE, MIGRATION, AND THE PUGET SOUND REGION What We Know and How We Could Learn More By Alison Saperstein Prepared for the University of Washington Climate Impacts Group June 1, 2015 http://cses.washington.edu/cig/files/Climate_Migration_Saperstein.pdf