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Webinar: Climate and Heat: Trends, Health Impacts and Risks
Thursday, 24 June 2021, 2:00
Thursday, June 24, 2021. 2:00 PM. Webinar: Climate and Heat: Trends, Health Impacts and Risks. Victoria Ludwig, Mike Kolian and Marcus Sarofim, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Sponsored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Register here.
This one-hour webinar will feature climate-related temperature trends particularly related to extreme heat and urban heat, human health effects, social vulnerability, and risks (happening now and looking into the future). The presentation will highlight information on observed U.S. trends from EPA’s Climate Change Indicators and future conditions based on EPA’s Climate Impacts and Risk Analysis efforts. The presentation will feature recent science on extreme heat and health impacts including from the U.S. Global Change Research Program and EPA research on climate vulnerability and heat islands.