The Indiana Climate Change Impacts Assessment, based at Purdue University, has compiled the latest scientific research into a series of easily understandable reports about climate change impacts in nine topic areas: climate, water, health, energy, forest and urban ecosystems, aquatic ecosystems, tourism and recreation, agriculture and infrastructure. The assessment team consists of more than 100 experts from Purdue and other Indiana institutions. Read the full announcement here.

For media inquiries and requests, please contact Brian Wallheimer at bwallhei@purdue.edu.

February 19, 2019

Climate Change and Indiana’s Energy Sector: A Report from the Indiana Climate Change Impacts Assessment

Community Briefing at Indiana University–Purdue University Library Room Indianapolis, Indiana

News Advisory: Climate report to show shifts in Indiana energy demand, sources

News Release: Energy demand, sources will change with Indiana’s climate

November 12, 2018

Tourism and Recreation in a Warmer Indiana: A Report from the Indiana Climate Change Impacts Assessment

Community Briefing at Indiana Dunes Welcome Center, Porter, Indiana

News Advisory: Climate change report projects significant changes for Indiana tourism

News Release: Longer, hotter summers to challenge Indiana tourism business

September 12, 2018

Aquatic Ecosystems in a Shifting Indiana Climate: A Report from the Indiana Climate Change Impacts Assessment

Community Briefing at Bass Pro Shops, Portage

News Advisory: https://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2018/Q3/climate-change-creates-uncertainty-for-indianas-aquatic-animals,-plants.html

News Release: https://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2018/Q3/climate-change-poses-uncertain-future-for-indianas-aquatic-habitats.html

July 31, 2018

Indiana’s Agriculture in a Changing Climate: A Report from the Indiana Climate Change Impacts Assessment

Community Briefing at Indiana Corn and Soybean Innovation Center, West Lafayette

News Advisory: Future of agriculture: Report to address climate change impacts on Hoosier farms

News Release: Report: Indiana agriculture will need to adapt as climate changes

May 15, 2018

Indiana’s Future Forests and Maintaining Indiana’s Green Spaces: Two Reports from the Indiana Climate Change Impacts Assessment

Community Briefing at St. Thomas Lutheran Church Heritage Hall, Bloomington

News Advisory: Climate Change Impacts Assessment set to release forest, urban green space reports in Bloomington

News Release: Climate change impacts reports: Warmer, wetter weather will alter Indiana’s forests, urban greenspaces

April 5, 2018

Hoosiers’ Health in a Changing Climate: A Report from the Indiana Climate Change Impacts Assessment

Community Briefing at the Eskenazi Health, Indianapolis

News Advisory: Upcoming report examines public health impacts of climate change

News Release: Report: Climate change poses risks for all Hoosiers

March 1, 2018

Indiana’s Past and Future Climate: A Report from the Indiana Climate Change Impacts Assessment

Community Briefing at the Nature Conservancy, Indianapolis

News Advisory: Hotter, wetter Indiana: Initial climate change impacts report shows dramatic rise in summer heat

News Release: Climate change impacts report: Indiana will continue to get warmer, wetter