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Climate projections use models to help predict how climate may change in the future. Climate models use quantitative methods to simulate the interactions of the atmosphere, oceans, land surface, and ice. They can also simulate different climate scenarios and help us understand what processes may or may not shape future outcomes.
When it comes to climate projections, our role is to connect climate data with expected health outcomes. Climate projections are critical to evaluating the magnitude and probability of potential adverse health effects. This information is used to conduct health impact assessments and evaluate local and regional vulnerabilities. It is also our responsibility to identify and advance climate research that is relevant and useful to public health decision-makers.
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