Recommended Western Region Government Websites
BioEnergy Washington - Washington’s website for BioEnergy Information
CLIMAS - Climate Assessment for the Southwest - A source for climate change related research, short-term forecasts and climate reconstructions for the southwestern United States.
Climate Impacts Group (CIG) is an interdisciplinary research group, affiliated with the University of Washington, studying the impacts of natural climate variability and global climate change (“global warming”) on the U.S. Pacific Northwest (PNW).
Federal Network for Sustainability (FNS) is a voluntary, collaborative network of Federal agencies in the Western US focused on fostering and furthering the concept of sustainability within the government through their individual programs and group initiatives.
Oregon Global Warming Strategy - Sustainable Oregon – Climate Change – OR Global Warming Strategy in conjunction with the West Coast Global Warming Initiative
Oregon State Climate Change - Climate Change in Oregon
Puget Sound Partnership - WA State
US Forest Service Pacific Northwest Research Station - Global Climate Change
Washington State Climate Change - Department of Ecology
Washington State Dept. Community, Trade & Economic Development - Climate Change and Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Western Climate Initiative - The WCI is a collaboration launched in February 2007 between the Governors of AZ, CA, NM, OR, and WA to meet regional challenges raised by climate change.
Western Mountain Initiative - (WMI) is an integration of research programs that study global change in mountain ecosystems of the western United States. WMI objectives and key questions address priorities of the U.S. Climate Change Science Program (CCSP).
Western Regional Climate Center - is one of six regional climate centers in the United States. The regional climate center program is administered by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.