Line graph illustrating potential temperature projections based on three emission scenarios Map depicting the vulnerability of the coastal region of the southeast United States to sea level rise
Satellite image of a hurricane
Photo of dry, cracked soil A photo of wetlands

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What Are the Water-Related Effects of Climate Change in the United States?

Warmer air temperature is anticipated to have the following water-related effects in the United States:

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Graphic Reference:

Titus, J.G. and C. Richman. 2000. Maps of Lands Vulnerable to Sea Level Rise as found in EPA. 2008u. Climate Change Web site. Climate Change – Science: Sea Level Changes, accessed August 31, 2009.

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