Climate Change in the United States: Benefits of Global Action


U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Published on Jun 22, 2015

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This video introduces the EPA report, Climate Change in the United States: Benefits of Global Action, which explores the significant benefits to the U.S. of global action on climate change. The report looks at expected future climate impacts across 20 U.S. sectors, showing how global action can save U.S. lives, avoid costly repairs to infrastructure, and avoid damages to important ecosystems. The report shows that global action on climate change will significantly benefit Americans by saving lives and avoiding costly damages across the U.S. economy.

For more information about EPA’s new report on the benefits of global climate action, go to http://www.epa.gov/cira]
To learn more about climate change, what EPA is doing to address it, and what you can do, go to: http://www.epa.gov/climatechange
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