Linking climate change science with policy in California

@article{Franco2008LinkingCC,
  title={Linking climate change science with policy in California},
  author={Guido Franco and Daniel R. Cayan and Amy Luers and Michael Hanemann and Bart E. Croes},
  journal={Climatic Change},
  year={2008},
  volume={87},
  pages={7-20}
}
Over the last few years, California has passed some of the strongest climate policies in the USA. These new policies have been motivated in part by increasing concerns over the risk of climate-related impacts and facilitated by the state’s existing framework of energy and air quality policies. This paper presents an overview of the evolution of this increased awareness of climate change issues by policy makers brought about by the strong link between climate science and policy in the state. The… 
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