On December 15, 2021, NOAA announced the winners of its climate competition within the Open Data for Good Grand Challenge, which is part of the U.S. Census Bureau’s The Opportunity Project. The purpose of the competition was to accelerate the production of new digital tools to help local decision makers use federal data for better climate resilience planning.
The United States submitted their 7th National Communication (in combination with the 3rd and 4th Biennial Reports), to the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) on October 30, 2021.
NOAA’s Climate Program Office today launched a newly redesigned version of Climate.gov, NOAA’s award-winning, flagship website that provides the public with clear, timely, and science-based information about climate.
NOAA’s Climate Program Office (CPO) announced today a total award amount of $171 million, the highest five-year investment in the program’s history, to support 72 innovative and impactful projects that will improve our nation’s resilience at a critical time in the fight against the climate crisis.
The Northern Great Plains faces a number of climate hazards and these targeted resources can help communities across the region build climate resilience.
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Dr. Sandy Lucas
CVP Program Manager
CVP Program Specialist
Americans’ health, security and economic wellbeing are tied to climate and weather. Every day, we see communities grappling with environmental challenges due to unusual or extreme events related to climate and weather.
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