Canada in a Changing Climate: Science and Information Products

Canada in a Changing Climate will deliver a series of authoritative science and information products over the next four years. These products will be developed through an ongoing collaboration among subject-matter experts from a range of backgrounds. A number of federal departments are active partners in this process including Environment and Climate Change Canada, Health Canada, Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada and Natural Resources Canada. Watch for a series of Canada in a Changing Climate products that are being developed, including:

 Canada’s Changing Climate Report

As part of Canada in a Changing Climate, the Government of Canada is undertaking a report on observed climate trends and future climate changes. Led by Environment and Climate Change Canada, this report will provide the climate science foundation for other National Assessment products. It will also inform adaptation decision-making and be a key awareness-building tool. The report will present information on climate science and assess observed and future changes in key climate indicators for all of Canada, including Canada’s oceans. The report and related products are slated for release in late 2018.

 National Climate Change and Health Vulnerability and Adaptation Technical Report

As part of Canada in a Changing Climate, the Government of Canada is undertaking a comprehensive investigation of climate change impacts on the health of Canadians and the measures needed to effectively adapt. Led by Health Canada, this report will build on the two previous climate change and health assessments, delivered in 2008 and 2014.

 Regional Perspectives

As part of Canada in a Changing Climate, the Government of Canada will produce a series of chapters that address regional priorities for impacts and adaptation.

 National Issues

As part of Canada in a Changing Climate, the Government of Canada and its partners will produce a series of chapters on issues that are important at the national scale.

 Targeted Outreach Products

As part of Canada in a Changing Climate, the Government of Canada and its partners will produce a series of targeted products developed for key audiences.

 Enhanced Synthesis

As part of Canada in a Changing Climate, the Government of Canada will produce a report that draws from, and provides added value to, the findings of all other products.

 Frequently Asked Questions

As part of Canada in a Changing Climate, the Government of Canada will develop, maintain and share a list of common questions and answers about climate change impacts and adaptation in Canada.

 
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