Science Policy

The National Academies produces a wide range of reports and other products. For  climate-related National Academies reports, check out Climate Change at the National Academies


Select recent reports include:

Improving Characterization of Anthropogenic Methane Emissions in the United States

Review of the Draft Fourth National Climate Assessment

Sustaining Ocean Observations to Understand Future Changes in Earth’s Climate

Review of the Draft Climate Science Special Report



As a Science & Technology Policy Fellow sponsored by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), I pursued my interest in linking scientific findings to the formulation of environmental policy. I have worked on a variety of projects focused on climate change impacts on society and communicating science for general audiences. These include:

Costs of climate change in Alaska

Black carbon and methane impacts in the Arctic

Effects of reduced methane emissions on global temperature