- To provide a database with observed responses to climate change for multidisciplinary studies.
- The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) Observed Climate Change Impacts Database, Version 2.01 contains observed responses to climate change across a wide range of systems as well as regions. These responses include systems for which climate change has played a major role in observed changes, regional-scale impacts where climate change has played a minor role, and sub-regional impacts. Impacts on physical, biological, and human systems were differentiated, and the area impacted can vary from specific locations to broad areas such as a major river basin.
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Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). 2017. IPCC Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) Observed Climate Change Impacts Database, Version 2.01. Palisades, New York: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4FT8J0X. Accessed DAY MONTH YEAR.
Cramer, W., G.W. Yohe, M. Auffhammer, C. Huggel, U. Molau, M.A.F. da Silva Dias, A. Solow, D.A. Stone, and L. Tibig. 2014. Detection and Attribution of Observed Impacts. In: Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation,and Vulnerability. Part A: Global and Sectoral Aspects, pp. 979-1037. https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781107415379.023.
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