Climate Change Basics for Busy People
The University has partnered with the US Forest Service to provide education modules designed at Michigan Tech and shared through the Climate Change Resource Center.
Scientists have long known the Earth’s climate is changing, but finding interactive and up-to-date information about why it’s changing and what can be done to mitigate the changes can be difficult.
A team from Michigan Tech developed a series of climate change education modules for the Climate Change Resource Center to help the US Forest Service, other government officials and the general public learn about the science of climate change, the effects climate change has on ecosystem management and responses to climate change.
The Northern Institute of Applied Climate Science — a partnership between the Forest Service and Michigan Tech — co-chairs the Climate Change Resource Center, where the modules are available.
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