ABSTRACT

Weather and Climate Change: What's the Difference? [Updated May 11, 2021]   [open pdf - 729KB]

From the Document: "With much discussion of climate change in Congress, in the news, and among constituents, some commonly used words may be misunderstood or misused. Below are explanations of several key terms: 'weather', 'climate', 'climate variability', and 'climate change', as well as some associated concepts."

Report Number:
CRS In Focus, IF11446
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Date:
2021-05-11
Copyright:
Public Domain
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Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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pdf
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application/pdf
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