U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP)

Climate Science Special Report (CSSR)

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Coordinating Lead Authors

Donald J. Wuebbles, National Science Foundation and U.S. Global Change Research Program - University of Illinois
David W. Fahey, NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory
Kathy A. Hibbard, NASA Headquarters

Lead Authors

Jeff R. Arnold, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Benjamin DeAngelo, NOAA Climate Program Office
Sarah Doherty, University of Washington
David R. Easterling, NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information
James Edmonds, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Timothy Hall, NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies
Katharine Hayhoe, Texas Tech University
Forrest M. Hoffman, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Radley Horton, Columbia University
Deborah Hunttzinger, Northern Arizona University
Libby Jewett, NOAA Ocean Acidification Program
Thomas Knutson, NOAA Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Lab
Robert E. Kopp, Rutgers University
James P. Kossin, NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information
Kenneth E. Kunkel, North Carolina State University
Allegra N. LeGrande, NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies
L. Ruby Leung, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Wieslaw Maslowski, Naval Postgraduate School
Carl Mears, Remote Sensing Systems
Judith Perlwitz, NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory
Anastasia Romanou, Columbia University
Benjamin M. Sanderson, National Center for Atmospheric Research
William V. Sweet, NOAA National Ocean Service
Patrick C. Taylor, NASA Langley Research Center
Robert J. Trapp, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Russell S. Vose, NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information
Duane E. Waliser, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Michael F. Wehner, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Tristram O. West, DOE Office of Science

Review Editors

Linda O. Mearns, National Center for Atmospheric Research
Ross J. Salawitch, University of Maryland
Christopher P. Weaver, USEPA

Contributing Authors

Richard Alley, Pennsylvania State University
C. Taylor Armstrong, NOAA Ocean Acidification Program
John Bruno, University of North Carolina
Shallin Busch, NOAA Ocean Acidification Program
Sarah Champion, North Carolina State University
Imke Durre, NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information
Dwight Gledhill, NOAA Ocean Acidification Program
Justin Goldstein, U.S. Global Change Research Program - ICF
Boyin Huang, NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information
Hari Krishnan, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Lisa Levin, University of California - San Diego
Frank Muller-Karger, University of South Florida
Alan Rhoades, University of California - Davis
Laura Stevens, North Carolina State University
Liqiang Sun, North Carolina State University
Eugene Takle, Iowa State University
Paul Ullrich, University of California - Davis
Eugene Wahl, NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information
John Walsh, University of Alaska - Fairbanks

Volume Editors

David J. Dokken, U.S. Global Change Research Program - ICF
David W. Fahey, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Kathy A. Hibbard, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Thomas K. Maycock, Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites - North Carolina
Brooke C. Stewart, Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites - North Carolina
Donald J. Wuebbles, National Science Foundation and U.S. Global Change Research Program - University of Illinois

Science Steering Committee

Benjamin DeAngelo, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
David W. Fahey, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Kathy A. Hibbard, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Wayne Higgins, Department of Commerce
Jack Kaye, National Aeronautics and Space Administration Dorothy Koch, Department of Energy
Russell S. Vose, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Donald J. Wuebbles, National Science Foundation and U.S. Global Change Research Program - University of Illinois

Subcommittee on Global Change Research

Ann Bartuska, Chair, Department of Agriculture
Virginia Burkett, Co-Chair, Department of the Interior
Gerald Geernaert, Vice-Chair, Department of Energy
Michael Kuperberg, Executive Director, U.S. Global Change Research Program
John Balbus, Department of Health and Human Services
Bill Breed, U.S. Agency for International Development
Pierre Comizzoli, Smithsonian Institution
Wayne Higgins, Department of Commerce
Scott Harper, Department of Defense (Acting)
William Hohenstein, Department of Agriculture
Jack Kaye, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Dorothy Koch, Department of Energy
Andrew Miller, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
David Reidmiller, U.S. Global Change Research Program
Trigg Talley, Department of State
Michael Van Woert, National Science Foundation
Liaison to the Executive Office of the President: Kimberly Miller, Office of Management and Budget

Report Production

Many thanks to the talented editorial and design team at the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) Center for Weather and Climate, supported by the administrative lead agency (Department of Commerce / National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) and its Climate Program Office.

Administrative Lead Agency

Department of Commerce / National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration