Reuters: White House Unveils Dire Warning, Calls for Action on Climate

May 7, 2014

Vicki Arroyo, in an interview with Reuters about the new National Climate Assessment, called attention to solutions to prepare for and reduce climate impacts. Insights about practical solutions are a critical part of the Climate Assessment and can help decision makers and the public effectively respond to climate change in their communities.

"You really can't just provide a report that paints this dark picture of all these impacts," says Arroyo. "You have to couple it with a message of what our government can do about it, what you can do about it and what our communities can do." 

To view the full article on the Reuters, click here.  To learn more adaptation efforts in different states, localities, and sectors in response to climate impacts, visit the Climate Center's Adaptation Clearinghouse.