Vermont Climate Assessment

The Gund Institute for Ecological Economics released the inaugural Vermont Climate Assessment report. This study, led by Dr. Gillain Galford, is the first in the nation state level climate assessment modeled after the National Climate Assessment. The report covers 9 sectors (policy, community development, water resources, forests, agriculture and food systems, recreation and tourism, human health, transportation, and education-outrach). For more information about the study, its authors, and for downloadable copies of the report and executive summary see the Vermont Climate Assessment web site at http://dev.vtclimate.org/