White House: Climate Change Damage Happening Now

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

Stay up-to-date with KAKE News:

Tuesday, June 16, 2009

A new White House report says harmful effects from global warming are already here and worsening.

The report on the effects of climate change in the United States is the strongest and most urgently worded federal science study yet. It is being released by the White House science adviser and other top officials Tuesday afternoon.

Global warming has already caused flooding and drought and problems for energy, transportation, agriculture, health and general ecosystems in America, the report said.

It's the first climate report from President Barack Obama. Periodic climate reports are required by Congress.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
KAKE TV 1500 N. West Street Wichita, KS 67203-1323 (316) 943-4221
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 48168317 - kake.com/a?a=48168317
Gray Television, Inc.