Weather & Climate

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A Failure of Initiative: Final Report on Preparation for and Response to Katrina

The Select Committee identifies failures at all levels of government that significantly undermined and detracted from the heroic efforts of first responders, private individuals and organizations, faith-based groups, and others.

Tells the...

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U.S. Geological Survey 2013 Wall Calendar and Events Planner

U.S. Geological Survey 2013 Planner

By: Interior Dept., Geological Survey

GPO Stock # 024-001-03631-2 ISBN: 9780160915086

This year's U.S. Geological Survey's wall calendar / event planner gives an eye-catching glimpse into the many facets of USGS and describes how their science is an integral part of decision-making around the world, from earthquakes to floods to...

Sale Price: $7.00
Owlie Skywarn children's book about dangerous weather

Owlie Skywarn\'s Weather Book

By: Commerce Dept., National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

GPO Stock # 003-017-00563-1 ISBN:

Provides an easy to read pamphlet about storms: hurricanes, tornadoes, blizzards, lightning, emergency preparation kits, safety at school, and more. Although written to be understandable for children ages 8 to 12, it contains valuable disaster...

Price: $10.00
The Sun, the Earth, and Near-Earth Space: Sun-Earth System Guide

The Sun, the Earth, and Near-Earth Space: A Guide to the Sun-Earth System (Paperback)

By: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

GPO Stock # 033-000-01328-1 ISBN: 9780160838071

NP-2009-066-GSFC. This colorful book provides concise explanations and descriptions-easily read and readily understood-of what is now known of the chain of events and processes that connect the Sun to the Earth, with special emphasis on space...

Price: $63.00

109th Congress, 2nd Session, 2006.

Price: $76.00

Provides current assessments of climate change science.

Price: $46.00
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Potential Impacts of Climate Change in the United States

By: Congress, Congressional Budget Office

GPO Stock # 052-070-07553-8 ISBN: 9780160831218

A CBO paper. May 2009. Presents an overview of the current understanding of the impacts of climate change in the United States.

Price: $10.00
Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge, 2009

Pilot\'s Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge, 2009

By: Transportation Dept., Federal Aviation Administration, Flight Standards Service

GPO Stock # 050-007-01379-5 ISBN: 9780160823671

FAA-H-8083-25A. Provides basic knowledge that is essential for pilots, from the principles of flight and navigation to use of aircraft and flight instruments and controls, aviation weather, airport operations and U.S. airspace classifications and...

Price: $57.00

Floods: The Awesome Power

By: Commerce Dept., NOAA, National Weather Service

GPO Stock # 003-000-00692-1 ISBN: 9780160814181

NOAA/PA 200467. Explains flood-related hazards, and suggests lifesaving actions you can take. Sold only in packages of 25 booklets.

Price: $53.00
Federal Response to Hurricane Katrina: Lessons Learned, February 2006

Federal Response to Hurricane Katrina: Lessons Learned, February 2006

By: President of the United States, Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism

GPO Stock # 040-000-00775-0 ISBN: 0-16-075600-6

Identifies and establishes a roadmap for doing better in the future. Lays the groundwork for transforming how this Nation - from every level of government to the private sector to individual citizens and communities - pursues a real and lasting...

Price: $28.50
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