Tribal leaders, scholars and others working with tribes on climate change issues are increasingly engaged in bringing tribal voices to academic literature, agency climate reports, and other publications to demonstrate the impacts of climate change on indigenous communities in the United States, and the measures tribes across the country are taking to address climate change. Abstracts and materials provided by the publications are included in the descriptions.

Publication Yearsort descending Category Geography Website
City of San Diego (2007) After Action Report- October 2007 Wildfires: City of San Diego Response Team, 89p. 2007 Link
Frumhoff PC, McCarthy JJ, Melillo JM, Moser SC, and Wuebbles DJ, 2007: Confronting Climate Change in the U.S. Northeast: Science, Impacts, and Solutions. Synthesis report of the Northeast Climate Impacts Assessment (NECIA). Union of Concerned Scientists, Cambridge, MA. 2007 Climate change, Northeast, Coastal Impacts, marine impacts, forests impacts, Agricultural Impacts, Winter recreation, Human Health, Impact Assessment Northeast Link
Gorin, T., and Pisor, K., (2007) California’s Residential Electricity Consumption. Prices, and Bills, 1980-2005. 2007 Link
Hanna, J., 2007: Native Communities and Climate Change: Protecting Tribal Resources as Part of National Climate Policy. 69 pp., Natural Resources Law Center, University of Colorado School of Law, Boulder, Colorado. URL 2007 Climate change, Tribal resources, tribe, indigenous United States Link
Hanna, Jonathan. 2007 Native Communities and Climate Change: Legal and Policy Approaches to Protect Tribal Legal Rights. Natural Resources Law Center, Boulder, CO. 2007 Climate change, environmental policy, Federal Government, Law, Natural Resources, policy, State Government, Tribal Governments, tribe, indigenous United States Link
Houde, N. (2007). The six faces of traditional ecological knowledge: challenges and opportunities for Canadian co-management arrangements. Ecology and Society, 12(2), 34. 2007 Canada, co-management, co-management arrangement, First Nation, Natural Resource Management, traditional ecological knowledge, tribe, indigenous Canada
Indian Health Services (2007) Public Law 86-121 Annual Report for 2007. Sanitation Facilities Construction Program, Public Health Service, 50p. Available at . 2007 tribe, indigenous Link
Novak, R.M., 2007, Climate variability and change in the Chuska Mountain area: impacts, information, and the intersection of western science and traditional knowledge. Unpublished Master’s thesis. University of Arizona. 2007 local knowledge, Agriculture Southwest Link
IPCC, 2007: Climate Change 2007: The Physical Science Basis. Contribution of Working Group I to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. S. Solomon, D. Qin, M. Manning, Z. Chen, M. Marquis, K.B. Averyt, M. Tignor, and H.L. Miller, Eds. Cambridge University Press, 996 pp. URL 2007 Climate change, Science International
United Nations. n.d. Backgrounder: Climate change and indigenous peoples. 2007 Climate Impacts on Indigenous Peoples, Policy, Adaptation, Mitigation International Link
Palacios, S.L. and Zimmerman, R.C., 2007. Response of eelgrass Zostera marina to CO² enrichment: possible impacts of climate change and potential for remediation of coastal habitats. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 344, pp.1-13. 2007 Southeast Alaska, Eelgrass, Zostera marina, carbon dioxide, productivity, climate change, coastal, marine resources, habitat, restoration, management, coastal change Alaska Link
Kelley, D. (2007) A Struggling Tribe Faces New Hardships. Los Angeles Times, November 22, 2007. 2007 tribe, indigenous
Klein, N. 2007. The shock doctrine: the rise of disaster capitalism. New York: Picador. 2007 Climate change, political ecomony, capitalism
Knudson, C.L., Hayes, M.J., and Svoboda, M.D. (2007) Case Study of Tribal Drought Planning: The Hualapai Tribe; Natural Hazards Review, p.125-131. 2007 Case reports, Droughts, American Indians, United States, tribe, indigenous
Liu, D., Kelly, M., Gong, P., and Guo Q., (2007) Characterizing spatial-temporal tree mortality patterns associated with a new forest disease. Forest Ecology and Management, Vol. 253, p. 220-231. 2007 Sudden Oak Death, Spatial–temporal patterns, Spatial point pattern analysis, Inhomogeneous K function, Neyman–Scott point process Northwest Link
Stuckenberger, Nicole A., ed. 2007. Thin Ice. Inuit Traditions within a Changing Environment. Exhibit Catalog. Hanover and London: University Press of New England. 2007 tribe, indigenous
Tano, M. L., 2007: Indian Tribes and Climate Change: A Historical Perspective. 2 pp., The International Institute for Indigenous Resource Management, Denver, CO. URL 2007 Climate change, American Indians, resource management, tribe, indigenous United States Link
Trainor, S. F., F. S. Chaplin III, H. P. Huntington, D. C. Natcher, and G. Kofinas. 2007. Artic Climate Impacts: Environmental Injustice in Canada and the United States. Local Environment 12(6): 627-643. 2007 Climate change, Political and industrial context of successful adaptation, Global contexts, Canada, United States, Arctic, tribe, indigenous Arctic, Canada, United States, Alaska Link
Tsosie, R. 2007. Indigenous People and Environmental Justice: The Impact of Climate Change, University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 78, p. 1625-1677. 2007 Climate change, Environment, tribe, indigenous, Environmental Justice Global Link
Adger, W.N., S. Agrawala, M.M.Q. Mirza, C. Conde, K. O’Brien, J. Pulhin, R. Pulwarty, B. Smit and K. Takahashi, 2007: Assessment of adaptation practices, options, constraints and capacity. Climate Change 2007: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability. Contribution of Working Group II to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, M.L. Parry, O.F. Canziani, J.P. Palutikof, P.J. van der Linden and C.E. Hanson, Eds., Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 717-743. 2007 Climate change, Adaptation, vulnerability Global Link
Legislature, Alaska State. 2008. Final Commission Report: Alaska Climate Impact Assessment Commission. 2008 Southeast Alaska, traditional knowledge, TEK, climate change, relocation, vulnerability assessment Alaska
Alessa L, Kliskey A, Busey R, Hinzman L, White D (2008) Freshwater vulnerabilities and resilience on the Seward Peninsula: integrating multiple dimensions of landscape change. Global Environ Chang 18:256–270 2008 Arctic, Landscape change, resilience, Social–ecological systems, vulnerability, Mapping, tribe, indigenous Arctic Link
Albert, D., L. Baker, S. Howell, K. V. Koski, and R. Bosworth. 2008. A framework for setting watershed-scale priorities for forest and freshwater restoration on Prince of Wales Island. The Nature Conservancy, Juneau, Alaska. 2008 Southeast Alaska, subsistence, Tlingit, Haida, Tsimshian, Klawock, Kasaan, Hydaburg, watershed, precipitation, hydrology, water quality, management, restoration Alaska Link
Bailey, Garrick A., ed. 2008. Indians in Contemporary Society. Handbook of North American Indians. Vol. 2. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution. 2008 tribe, indigenous North America Link
Sigler, M. F., R. J. Foy, J. W. Short, M. Dalton, L. B. Eisner, T. P. Hurst, J. F. Morado, and R. P. Stone. 2008. Forecast fish, shellfish and coral population responses to ocean acidification in the north Pacific Ocean and Bering Sea: An ocean acidification research plan for the Alaska Fisheries Science Center. AFSC Processed Rep. 2008-07, 35 p. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 17109 Point Lena Loop Road, Juneau AK 99801. 2008 Southeast Alaska, shellfish, coastal change, Holkham bay, ocean acidification, king crab, Pacific Cod, fisheries, coral, plankton,  marine mammal, seabird, Alaska Link
Berkes, F., 2008: Sacred Ecology, 2nd Ed. Routledge, 314 pp. 2008 resource management, Traditional Knowledge, indigenous peoples, tribe, indigenous Global
Gessner, B. D. (2008). Lack of piped water and sewage services is associated with pediatric lower respiratory tract infection in Alaska. The Journal of pediatrics, 152(5), 666-670. 2008 Health, Water services, Alaska, tribe, indigenous Alaska, Arctic
Chapin, F. S., Trainor, S. F., Huntington, O., Lovecraft, A. L., Zavaleta, E., Natcher, D. C., ... & Naylor, R. L. (2008). Increasing wildfire in Alaska's boreal forest: pathways to potential solutions of a wicked problem. BioScience, 58(6), 531-540. 2008 Alaska, global change, scale, Wildfire, wicked problem, tribe, indigenous Alaska
Hennessy, T. W., Ritter, T., Holman, R. C., Bruden, D. L., Yorita, K. L., Bulkow, L., ... & Smith, J. (2008). The relationship between in-home water service and the risk of respiratory tract, skin, and gastrointestinal tract infections among rural Alaska natives. American Journal of Public Health, 98(11), 2072-2078. 2008 Health, Water services, Infections, Rural Alaska, tribe, indigenous Alaska, Arctic Link
Cordalis, D., & Suagee, D. B. (2008). The effects of climate change on American Indian and Alaska Native tribes. Natural Resources & Environment, 45-49. 2008 Climate change, American Indians, Alaska Natives, treaty rights, tribe, indigenous United States Link