February 28, 2007
GCRIO Program Overview
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A Guide to Information on Greenhouse Gases and Ozone Depletion
Published July 1988 through June 1999
FROM VOLUME 7, NUMBER 2, FEBRUARY 1994
program evaluated: A report from the Office of Technology
Assessment states that the U.S. Global Change Program is not
providing the type of information decision makers need.
ozone report: The fifth in a series of reviews by a panel of
scientists concludes that stratospheric ozone loss over Europe is
joint implementation guidelines were issued by the Department
of State in the Dec. 17 Federal Register (pp. 66057-66059)
as part of the Climate Change Action Plan. An interagency panel
will evaluate projects sponsored by private U.S. organizations to
help other countries reduce greenhouse emissions. See Energy,
Econ. & Clim. Change, pp. 11-12, Jan. 1994; Intl.
Environ. Rptr., p. 34, Jan. 12.
cars: In January the Clinton Administration and U.S. domestic
automakers announced plans to develop a new generation of
fuel-efficient vehicles, by approving cooperative research
programs involving auto-industry research groups and several
affiliates program: The University Corporation for
Atmospheric Research (UCAR) is broadening its corporate
affiliates program to help provide smaller organizations a voice
in the dialogue among scientists, the private sector and
environmentalists on climate change and other atmospheric issues.
The program has instituted a monthly newsletter emphasizing
science and policy, and provides a variety of other benefits to
members. The yearly membership fee is $1500 ($1800 outside North
America). Contact Stephen Dickson, UCAR, POB 3000, Boulder CO
Defense Department Declassifies the Earth--Slowly," R.A.
Kerr, Science, pp. 625-626, Feb. 4. Researchers
have had some success in getting their hands on declassified
environmental data, but often run into cultural barriers with the
military in the process.
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