This is a must read:
The White House released the third National Climate Assessment(NCA) on Tuesday. It is comprehensive, designed to help everyone make decisions to deal with climate change, and released as an interactive website, a first for the Feds. The just-returned-from-the-White-House former director of the NCA, Kathy Jacobs, and a number of contributors, all from the University of Arizona answer questions about climate change and the National Climate Assessment Report.
Answering questions are:
* Kathy Jacobs - Recently returned to the University of Arizona to lead the UA’s Center for Climate Adaptation Science and Solutions after serving as the Director of the National Climate Assessment for the White House.
* Gregg Garfin - Lead author of the Southwest chapter of the NCA and Professor in the UA’s School of Natural Resources and the Environment
* Dave Breshears - Lead author on the Forests chapter of the NCA, drawing on his expertise on drought-related tree die-off, and Professor in the UA’s School of Natural Resources and the Environment
Dan Ferguson - Director of the Climate Assessment for the Southwest