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Summary for Policymakers: A Report of Working Group I of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change DLESE Reviewed Collection
This summary of the Third Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change was compiled to describe the current state of understanding of the climate system as it was when the document was written in 2001. It provides estimates of the climate system's projected future evolution and the uncertainties associated with these projections. The report includes information on expected changes in the atmosphere and in snow and ice cover and ocean behavior. Cross-references to appropriate sections of the full Third Assessment Report are also provided.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Graduate / Professional
  • General public
Type of resource:
  • Text:
    • Abstract / Summary
Subject:
  • Atmospheric science
  • Climatology
  • Cryology
  • Environmental science
Technical requirements:
Adobe Acrobat reader
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, World Meteorological Organization
DLESE Catalog ID: DWEL-000-000-000-434
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
http://www.ipcc.ch/