Extreme weather and climate change in the American mind: April 2013(2013)
Highlights: About six in ten Americans (58%) say “global warming is affecting weather in the United States.” Many Americans believe global warming made recent extreme weather and climatic events “more severe,” specifically: 2012 as the warmest year on record in the United States (50%); the ongoing drought in the Midwest and the Great Plains (49%); Superstorm Sandy (46%); and Superstorm Nemo (42%)...
PublisherYale University and George Mason University: Yale Project on Climate Change Communication
Citation InformationAnthony Leiserowitz, Edward Maibach, Connie Rosen-Renouf, Geoff Feinberg, et al.. Extreme weather and climate change in the American mind: April 2013. New Haven, CT(2013)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/peter_howe/21/