Three UCLA professors contributed to the Fifth National Climate Assessment, a report emphasizing the pervasive and inequitable nationwide harms of climate change, which was released by the White House on Tuesday.
Co-authors on the report included:
- Geoscientist and climate scientist Aradhna Tripati, director of the Center for Diverse Leadership in Science and a professor in the Department of Earth, Planetary and Space Sciences, the Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, and the American Indian Studies Center
- Atmospheric physicist Alex Hall, director of the Center for Climate Science and a professor in the Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences and in the Institute of the Environment and Sustainability
- Environmental economist Will Rafey, an assistant professor in UCLA’s Department of Economics