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City of Maplewood, Minnesota
Community Climate Action Toolkit

Change refers to change in global or regional climate patterns over a long period of time.  Use the resources and links below to learn more about climate change science, impacts in Maplewood, and in your life.

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Minnesota Climate Impacts

Minnesota is 3rd fastest warming state, averaging 0.62 ° F in warming per decade.


Maplewood Climate Reports

Maplewood Greenhouse Gas Inventory and Reduction Plan

The City of Maplewood's first Greenhouse Gas Inventory and the basis for establishing consensus on community emission reduction goals.

Maplewood Climate Change Vulnerabilities Review

This document is a review of the Climate Change risks facing the region and an identification of the risks most likely to impact the City of Maplewood


Calculating Your Impacts and Risks

Use the tools below to calculate your own Carbon Footprint or determine the flood risk of your home or business.

Calculate Your Footprint

Calculate Your Footprint

Calculate Your Car's Footprint

Calculate Your Car's Footprint

Determine Your Flood Risk

Determine Your Flood Risk

 

Climate Change 101

For additional climate change information, click on the resources for the US National Climate Assessment and the IPCC Glossary of Terms:

Additional Climate information: US National Climate Assessment

Additional Climate information:
US National Climate Assessment

IPCC Glossary of Climate Change Terms

IPCC Glossary of Climate Change Terms


Climate Change 101 Video Gallery


Carbon Footprint Infographic Gallery

Click on any image below to view informational graphics on the carbon footprint of daily products and activities.


Renewable Energy Potential in Minnesota

The resources below outline the potential for renewable energy within Minnesota: production potential, job creation, and Minnesota's Clean Energy Action Plan: