REPORT

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State of the Climate: New Jersey 2021

Global climate change will present unique challenges to the state of New Jersey. This report by researchers from Rutgers University-New Brunswick, the Office of the New Jersey State Climatologist, and the University of Delaware summarizes the current scientific information on climate trends and projections within the state.

The authors provide an annual climate and weather overview that can be used by state and local decision-makers, hazard planning and climate resilience professionals, and residents to monitor changing climate conditions and prepare for future impacts. The report details specific New Jersey climate trends and aggregates analyses and projections from across the climate change research field.

State of the Climate: New Jersey 2021

FULL REPORT
April 2022

State of the Climate: New Jersey 2021

INFOGRAPHIC
April 2022

A visual one-page summary.

Watch the Climate Academy webinar featuring the report's lead author and several co-authors

NJ State of the Climate webinar
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