Library of climate resources

This is a collection of links to climate datasets, tools, guidance and related resources. The sources include the federal government, provincial and territorial governments, national professional organizations, climate consortia and established international organizations. It can be useful for impact, vulnerability and risk assessments, and for adaptation planning.

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Explanation of the different resource types
  • data product - downloadable climate dataset
  • tool - builds on a dataset with further analyses and/or visualization
  • guidance - provides direction on the use of climate information or on conducting climate-related assessments
  • additional resources include educational and awareness-raising material, impact assessments and scientific syntheses

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  • Additional resources

    Case Study Report: Laval High School, Placentia (Opens in a new Window)

    This case study outlines the main steps and results of an infrastructure and climate change vulnerability assessment. The assessment focused on a school building in a small community in Newfoundland and Labrador.
    Organization:
    Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, AMEC Environment and Infrastructure
    Sub-organization:
    NL: Office of Climate Change, Energy Efficiency and Emissions Trading
    Resource formats:
    • Educational and awareness-raising material
    • Case study
    Additional resources

    Case Study Report: Main Street Bridge, Corner Brook (Opens in a new Window)

    This case study outlines the main steps and results of an infrastructure and climate change vulnerability assessment. The assessment focused on a bridge in a community in Newfoundland and Labrador.
    Organization:
    Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, AMEC Environment and Infrastructure
    Sub-organization:
    NL: Office of Climate Change, Energy Efficiency and Emissions Trading
    Resource formats:
    • Educational and awareness-raising material
    • Case study
    Additional resources

    Case Study Report: Stormwater Management and Storm Sewer Design, Goulds (Opens in a new Window)

    This case study outlines the main steps and results of an infrastructure and climate change vulnerability assessment. The assessment focused on storm water infrastructure in a small community in Newfoundland and Labrador.
    Organization:
    Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, AMEC Environment and Infrastructure
    Sub-organization:
    NL: Office of Climate Change, Energy Efficiency and Emissions Trading
    Resource formats:
    • Educational and awareness-raising material
    • Case study
    Additional resources

    Climate scenarios for agriculture (Opens in a new Window)

    This webpage provides an overview of how agriculture and climate interact. It also provides links to more information on the impacts of climate change on agriculture in Canada.
    Organization:
    Government of Canada: Agriculture and Agri-food Canada
    Sub-organization:
    Resource formats:
    • Educational and awareness-raising material
    Additional resources

    Coastal Change in Newfoundland and Labrador (Opens in a new Window)

    An examination of the processes contributing to coastal change in Newfoundland and Labrador, how scientists study and interpret this change, as well as an outline of the various resources available to planners and decision makers to ensure successful adaptation to coastal change.
    Organization:
    Government of Newfoundland and Labrador
    Sub-organization:
    Office of Climate Change
    Resource formats:
    • Adaptation planning
    • Educational and awareness-raising material
    Data product Tool Guidance Additional resources

    Forest Change Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) (Opens in a new Window)

    Forest change frequently asked questions about climate change uncertainty, climate modelling, adaptation options, mapping the occurrence of Canada's forest pathogens, and Canada-wide maps of forest properties
    Organization:
    Government of Canada: Natural Resources Canada
    Sub-organization:
    Resource formats:
    • Data files
    • Interactive
    • Mapped
    • Adaptation planning
    • Educational and awareness-raising material
    Additional resources

    Impacts and Applications of Cryospheric Data (Opens in a new Window)

    This webpage provides an overview of hazards and impacts resulting from changes in the cryosphere as a result of climate change.
    Organization:
    World Meteorological Organization
    Sub-organization:
    Resource formats:
    • Impact assessment
    • Scientific synthesis
    • Educational and awareness-raising material
    Tool Guidance Additional resources

    Resources (Opens in a new Window)

    ICLEI develops tools and resources that are uniquely tailored to urban sustainability professionals. From national and international GHG protocols to case studies highlighting community innovation, local government staff and elected officials working with ICLEI enter a gateway to innovative solutions.
    Organization:
    ICLEI Canada
    Sub-organization:
    Resource formats:
    • Interactive
    • Tool
    • Adaptation planning
    • Educational and awareness-raising material
    • Case study
    Tool Additional resources

    Sea Level Rise (Opens in a new Window)

    The Educating Coastal Communities About Sea-level Rise (ECoAS) Project is a co-led initiative designed to translate scientific climate change research into useable information to educate coastal communities within Atlantic Canada about the need for planning for future sea-level rise impacts. The project includes online information and workshops about rising seas.
    Organization:
    Ecology Action Centre
    Sub-organization:
    Resource formats:
    • Educational and awareness-raising material
    Additional resources

    UN CC:e-Learn (Opens in a new Window)

    This online e-learning platform offers multiple, free, online courses in climate change. Introductory courses as well as sector specific courses are available.
    Organization:
    United Nations
    Sub-organization:
    Resource formats:
    • Educational and awareness-raising material


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