At the Washington State Department of Health, we're working with partners to reduce and respond to the effects of climate change on people's health. The information below describes how climate change can have an impact on our health. Taking action today can help protect our children and future generations from the effects of climate change.
Climate Change in Washington State
The Department of Health's Role
Climate Science and Reports, University of Washington Climate Impacts Group (CIG)
Climate Change Impacts to Health
Floods and Extreme Hydrologic Events
Shellfish and Ocean Acidification