Masthead banner of Park Science: Integrating Research and Resource Management in the National Parks; ISSN 1090-9966; link to current issue
Volume 28
Number 1
Spring 2011
Arrowhead symbol of the National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior
Home + About + Author Guidelines + Archive + Subscribe +  
Sidebar icon Sidebar
NPS climate change talking points

By Karen Akerlof, Gregg Bruff, and Joe Witte
Published: 15 Jan 2014 (online)  •  30 Jan 2014 (in print)
Abstract
  Sidebar
+ PDF +
Sidebar

• Climate change is happening and human activities are contributing to and accelerating it.

• Changing climate has consequences for parks, people, and the planet.

• The National Park Service is responding with practices that address climate change.

• The choices we make now may help to avoid catastrophic impacts in the future.

Correspondence author: Karen Akerlof.

Return to top

This page updated:  19 July 2011
URL: http://www.nature.nps.gov/ParkScience/index.cfm?ArticleID=483&Page=1



Page 1 of 1
Departments
 
From the Editor
Landscape Conservation
At Your Service
Looking Back
Information Crossfile
Park Operations
InFocus: Policy
Masthead Information
FEATURES
 
Special Issue: Climate Change Adaptation & Communication
Climate change scenario planning: A tool for managing parks into uncertain futures
Climate-Friendly Park Employees: The Intermountain Region's climate change training assessment
The Strategic Framework for Science in Support of Management in the Southern Sierra Nevada, California
Alternative futures for fire management under a changing climate
Sustainable fire: Preserving carbon stocks and protecting air quality
Audience segmentation as a tool for communicating climate change
  NPS climate change talking points
Communicating climate change at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Citizen scientists in action: Providing baseline data for climate-sensitive species
Using citizen science to study saguaros and climate change at Saguaro National Park
Cascades Climate Challenge: Taking home the lessons of glaciers
Related Publications + Explore Nature + NPS.gov + Privacy + Disclaimer + Contact Editor
Web Site Last Updated: 14 October 2014