Reporting on Climate Change

November 28-December 9, 2011 — SEJ's Durban Diary posted news leading up to the United Nations COP17/CMP7 climate change meetings, as well as a Twitter feed throughout. The event site's news centre posted coverage and press releases.

February 16, 2011 — The Yale Forum on Climate Change & The Media posted an excellent article, "Making the Complicated Clear: Interactive Graphics Make Data Visual," on tips and tools for helping media visualize impacts of climate change, written by former CNN and CBS environmental reporter Deborah Potter, founder, president and executive director of

November 2010 — The Yale Forum on Climate Change & The Media posted a two-part series on leading climate scientists' and science journalists' "Lessons Learned" from the climate change controversies of the past 12 months, such as hacked e-mails from the University of East Anglia and the IPCC's mistaken report of Himalayan glaciers melting by 2035.

November 16, 2009 — The Center for Research on Environmental Decisions (CRED) at Columbia University has published a free, research-based guide, The Psychology of Climate Change Communication, for "Scientists, Journalists, Educators, Political Aides, and the Interested Public."