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Climate Change


AAG Takes Action

Our rapidly changing global climate is impacting humans and the environment in a multitude of ways. Now is the time for urgent, collective action to combat this crisis. Geographers are uniquely positioned to contribute to our understanding of climate change, the complex spatial dimensions of its causes and effects, and the solutions needed to protect our most vulnerable communities as the world changes around us.

Read the AAG 2021 Emergency Climate Statement Read the Joint Declaration of the International Geographical Societies

Resources

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Climate Change and Carbon Emissions at the AAG
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Moving Forward on Climate Change and Professional Ethics Learn More

Maps

Communities at the Heart of Climate Action by The Wilderness Society Learn More
Screenshot of NOAA/NOS and Old Dominion University's Esri StoryMap on Coastal Flooding: How Coastal Communities are Being Impacted by Sea Level Rise and the Data that Can HelpCoastal Flooding
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