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Descriptor in English: Climate Change
Descriptor in Spanish: Cambio Climático
Descriptor in Portuguese: Mudança Climática
Descriptor in French: Changement climatique
Entry term(s): Change, Climate
Changes, Climate
Climate Changes
Tree number(s): G16.500.175.374
SP4.117.353
SP8.473.654.587.457
Scope note: Any significant change in measures of climate (such as temperature, precipitation, or wind) lasting for an extended period (decades or longer). It may result from natural factors such as changes in the sun's intensity, natural processes within the climate system such as changes in ocean circulation, or human activities.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
HI history
MO mortality
SN statistics & numerical data
History Note: 2010
DeCS UI: 16303
Descriptor UI: D057231
Date Established: 2010/01/01
Date of Entry: 2009/07/06
Revision Date: 2016/06/16
Climate Change - Preferred
Concept UI M0535174
Scope note Any significant change in measures of climate (such as temperature, precipitation, or wind) lasting for an extended period (decades or longer). It may result from natural factors such as changes in the sun's intensity, natural processes within the climate system such as changes in ocean circulation, or human activities.
Preferred term Climate Change
Entry term(s) Change, Climate
Changes, Climate
Climate Changes



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