Climate Program Office News

AC4-funded cloud research featured on cover of JGR: Atmospheres 19 January 2015

AC4-funded cloud research featured on cover of JGR: Atmospheres

Research funded by CPO's AC4 program was highlighted on the cover of the Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres.
Global emissions of refrigerants HCFC-22 and HFC-134a: Unforeseen seasonal contributions 9 December 2014

Global emissions of refrigerants HCFC-22 and HFC-134a: Unforeseen seasonal contributions

A project supported by CPO's Atmospheric Chemistry, Carbon Cycle, and Climate (AC4) program has been published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 
Modeling regional aerosol variability over California and its sensitivity to emissions and long-range transport during the 2010 CalNex and CARES campaigns 22 September 2014

Modeling regional aerosol variability over California and its sensitivity to emissions and long-range transport during the 2010 CalNex and CARES campaigns

A new paper: “Modeling regional aerosol variability over California and its sensitivity to emissions and long-range transport during the 2010 CalNex and CARES campaigns,” has been published in the Journal for Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. CalNex (the California Nexus, Research at the Nexus of Air Quality and Climate Change) is a 2010 field program funded by state of California and the Climate Program Office's Atmospheric Chemistry, Carbon Cycle, & Climate (AC4) program.

Observational evidence for interhemispheric hydroxyl parity 11 September 2014

Observational evidence for interhemispheric hydroxyl parity

New research titled: “Observational evidence for interhemispheric hydorxyl parity,” appeared in the Sept. 11 issue of Nature.  The research, which is about the abundance of the hydroxyl radical on hemispheric scales,  is partially funded by CPO’s AC-4 program.
Net carbon uptake has increased through warming-induced changes in forest phenology 2 June 2014

Net carbon uptake has increased through warming-induced changes in forest phenology

Research funded by the Climate Program Office has been accepted for publication into Nature Climate Change. The paper “Net Carbon Uptake has Increased Through Warming-Induced Changes in Forest Phenology,” was published June 1.

RSS

About the Climate Program Office

The Climate Program Office (CPO) manages competitive research programs in which NOAA funds high-priority climate science, assessments, decision support research, outreach, education, and capacity-building activities designed to advance our understanding of Earth’s climate system, and to foster the application of this knowledge in risk management and adaptation efforts.  CPO-supported research is conducted in regions across the United States, at national and international scales, and globally.  Learn more...

«January 2018»
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
25262728293031
1234567
91011121314
1516182021
22232425262728
2930311234

ABOUT OUR ORGANIZATION

Americans’ health, security and economic wellbeing are tied to climate and weather. Every day, we see communities grappling with environmental challenges due to unusual or extreme events related to climate and weather. In 2011, the United States experienced a record high number (14) of climate- and weather-related disasters where overall costs reached or exceeded $1 billion. Combined, these events claimed 670 lives, caused more than 6,000 injuries, and cost $55 billion in damages. Businesses, policy leaders, resource managers and citizens are increasingly asking for information to help them address such challenges.

CONTACT US

Climate Program Office
1315 East-West Hwy, Suite 1100
Silver Spring, MD 20910

CPO.webmaster@noaa.gov