The Policy Program promotes understanding and use of science and services relating to weather, water, and climate. Our goal is to help the nation, and the world, avoid risks and realize opportunities associated with the Earth system.
Whether you're new to the policy process or looking to brush up we can help you figure out the landscape.
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If you're looking for opportunities to engage the policy process, we've got a few opportunities to help get you on your way.
Keep up on the latest policy developments and activities though our studies, Hill briefings, and engagement activities.
Analysis of President Obama's budget request
March 31, 2015
Capitol Hill Briefing
October 20th, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Capitol Visitor Center, Room SVC 201-00
May 6th, 2015
Featuring Stephen Bekanich, John Dorman, Bill Nechamen, Ceil Strauss, and Stacey Underwood
29-30 September, 2015
This opportunity for AMS members to participate in the upcoming geoscience visits day being led by AGI and AGU. Participants will learn about Congress and build relationships between AMS and Congressional offices, which will help ensure that Members of Congress and their staffs have access to the best available scientific information relating to weather, water and climate. Applications now open!
This study identifies potential policy responses to climate change and explores their strengths and weaknesses.