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View Resource Global Climate Maps: Tour Guide

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations has created Global Climate Maps which show rainfall, temperature, sunshine fraction, climate classification, the Koeppen Climate Classifications, and biomass potential. Global warming is caused by increasing quantities of greenhouse gases being emitted into the atmosphere. Such gases include carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide, and...
View Resource Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Graphics

Researchers and educators with an interest in climate change, and in particular in the recent 4th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change meetings in Buenos Aires, may find this collection of graphics and tables useful. Posted at the United Nations Environment Programme UNEP/GRID Arendal website (described in the June 24, 1998 Scout Report for Science...