Climate Change & Health – Additional Resources

Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Climate and Health Program

The CDC provides resources, guidance documents, and funding opportunities to help states, cities, territories, and tribes to develop and implement climate adaptation plans to protect against the health impacts of climate change.

U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP)

The USGCRP released a Climate and Health Assessment in 2016 examining how climate change is already affecting human health and the predicted changes to human health in the future. The assessment is divided into very detailed chapters outlining the specific human health impacts associated with climate change.

Hawaiʻi Organizations & Resources

2016 Climate Change and Health Report to the Legislature

Hawaiʻi Climate Change Portal

State of Hawaii Sea Level Rise Viewer

Hawaii Statewide Sustainability Program

Honolulu Office of Climate Change, Sustainability and Resiliency

Pacific RISA Center

University of Hawaii Sea Level Center

University of Hawaii Sea Grant Center for Coastal and Climate Science and Resilience


National Organizations & Resources

American Public Health Association (APHA)

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)

Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO)

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)


Other State and Local Programs & Resources




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