The Cheltenham Climate Change Forum

....Useful links

Note: many of these sites contain a variety of useful links to other related web resources

Agriculture

 
Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Follow link to Climate Change and Agriculture in the United Kingdom http://www.defra.gov.uk/environ/climate/climate.htm
 
Institute of Grassland and Environmental Research See Section 24: Influence of Climate Change on the Sustainability of Grassland Systems http://www.iger.bbsrc.ac.uk/igerweb/soils/ecolagro/ecoagroprojects.html#Influence  
Business  
Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions Business and Climate Change (details the key climate change policies in the business sector)
http://www.environment.detr.gov.uk/ga/04.htm
 
Climate Change Levy  
http://www.climate-change-levy.com/ccl.html  
Climate Change Levy Discount Scheme
http://www.cclevy.com
 
The Enhanced Capital Allowances Scheme
http://www.eca.gov.uk
 
Government Office for the South West Follow 'NEWS' link on homepage for information on the Climate Change Levy
http://www.oursouthwest.com
 
Climate Research
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
http://www.ipcc.ch
Met Office Hadley Centre for Climate Prediction and Research
http://www.met-office.gov.uk/research/hadleycentre
Natural Environment Research Council Climate Change: Scientific Certainties and Uncertainties
http://www.nerc.ac.uk/publications/climatechange
University of East Anglia Climate Research Unit Introductory material on climate change
http://www.cru.uea.ac.uk/cru/info
UK Climate Impacts Programme
http://www.ukcip.org.uk/UK%20Climate%20Impacts%20Programme/ukcip.html
Coastal Issues  
Friends of the Earth Going Under? UK Coastal Habitats Threatened by Sea Level Rise
http://www.foe.co.uk/campaigns/biodiversity_and_habitats/
wildplaces/briefings/squeeze.html#table1
Conservation
Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions Climate Change and UK Nature Conservation: A Review of the Impact of Climate Change on UK Species and Habitat Conservation Policy
http://www.wildlife-countryside.detr.gov.uk/climatechange/nature/index.htm
Royal Society for the Protection of Birds Select the drop-down 'climate' menu http://www.rspb.org.uk/wildlife/frame.asp
Biodiversity and Climate Change Programme, World Conservation Monitoring Centre Biodiversity and Climate Change http://www.wcmc.org.uk/climate/impacts.htm
World Wide Fund for Nature Climate Change and Biodiversity Conservation
http://www.panda.org/resources/publications/climate/climate_bio/page1.htm
Energy
British Energy Briefing Paper: Climate Change - why nuclear energy has to be part of the solution
http://www.british-energy.co.uk/environment/fr_briefingpapers.html
Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions Energy and Climate Change (details the key climate change policies in the energy sector) http://www.environment.detr.gov.uk/ga/05.htm
General
Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions Action to tackle climate change (follow the link for related sites) http://www.environment.detr.gov.uk/ga/index.htm
Jackson Environment Institute JEI Project on Impacts of Climate Change
http://www.jei.uea.ac.uk (Select the following links: JEI Research; Climate Change; Climate Change Impacts on Land Use in England and Wales)
Health
Department of Health Report: Climate Change will affect our health (9th February 2001)
http://www.doh.gov.uk/newsdesk/archive/feb2001/4-naa-09022001.html
Science and religion

The John Ray Initiative
http://www.jri.org.uk/brief/climate_02.htm

http://www.jri.org.uk

     

 


Last updated: 10 July 2001
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