Weather and Climate
NOAA National Weather Service (NWS)
NWS Boston Office
NWS Gray/Portland Office
Plymouth State College Weather Center
New England Weather Primer
NOAA Climate Prediction Center:
Provides climate predictions for the United States (including New England) for the next several months.
Sam Miller's Weather Toolbox
NOAA Air Quality
Air Quality Information
NWS Air Quality Forecast
EPA Region 1
Air Quality Information
Air Quality Links
Air Quality Index
EPA's national inventory of the sources of air pollution.
Northeast Center for Atmospheric Science and Policy (NCASP)
Targeted Wind Sensing:
in support of AIRMAP
The Northeast real-time air pollution visibility camera network.
Northeast States for Coordinated Air Use Management (NESCAUM)
Portland, ME Breathing Easier Through Air Monitoring (BEAM) site
Real time air quality data for Roxbury, MA
National Atmospheric Deposition Program:
Information and data on acid deposition.
Ozone Transport Assessment Group
National Parks Service - Air Resources Division:
Information and data on air quality in the Nation's National Parks, including Acadia.
Global Emissions Inventory Activity:
Provides global emissions data for a variety of trace gases.
NOAA Climate Program Office
US Global Climate Change Research Program
Climate Change Impacts on the United States - National Assessment Report
New England Regional Climate Assessment Report
published June 2001
The Top 100 Climate Change Sites on the Web
Clean Air - Cool Planet
CLIMB: Climate's Long-term Impacts on Metro Boston
UNH Climate and Environmental Change Links
A digital library of free, customized Earth Science data
Climate Change Research Center
UNH Office of Sustainability
emerging climate education initiative
Cooperative Institute for Coastal and Estuarine Environmental Technology
Hubbard Brook Ecosystem Study
Records of Past Climate Change
NOAA-National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) Climate Visualization:
Global climate data for individual meteorological stations and online graphing capabilities. Gridded global climate datasets including temperature, precipitation, and Microwave Sounding Unit (MSU) temperature with graphing capabilities.
Global temperature trends over the past 120 years:
From James Hansen and colleagues at NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies.
NOAA Paleoclimatology Program:
A central location for paleoclimate data, research, and education.
Columbia University - Climate Resources Library
The Greenland Ice Sheet Project:
Includes link to ice core data from both the GISP2 and GRIP Summit Greenland ice cores.
Ice Core Contributions to Global Change Research:
A concise review of the importance of ice core research for understanding global change.