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Unclear Agency Resources Muddle Updates To National Climate Assessment

May 16, 2017
An advisory committee for the sustained National Climate Assessment (NCA) is acknowledging federal agencies might not have sufficient resources to carry out improvements to the assessment due to the Trump White House's proposed steep budget cuts, complicating their task to provide recommendations to shape the process' future. “One of the challenges is nobody really has a precise sense of what the resources are that are going to be available,” said Richard Moss, a University of Maryland scientist who chairs the...

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