German Climate Preparedness Portal

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“The KLiVO portal offers us lots of ideas and working instruments regarding the different areas of activity to successfully implement our concept of measures for climate adaptation.”

Mission: Climate Preparedness

Welcome to the German Climate Preparedness Portal

Your guide to Climate Services of the federal states and the government: The KliVO Portal collects data and information concerning climate change as well as services for a target-oriented adaption to the effects of climate change. Regardless of whether guidelines, web tools, maps or upskilling qualification and advice – all of the climate services aim to support you with your self provision in face of the inevitable effects of climate change.

Why KLiVO? Six Reasons

  1. Precise search and filter options
    exact criteria to find the right climate preparedness services

  2. Proven quality
    verified by an independent team of experts

  3. Recent and free of charge
    climate predparedness services from the federal government and state authorities

  4. Short and concise
    precise presentation of all services

  5. Direct line
    allows you to get in touch with providers

  6. Well-networked
    accompanied by a provider-user network

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Climate variables Data and information on climate change

  • Upper Atmosphere

    • Earth Radiation Budget
    • Temperature
    • Wind Speed
    • Wind Direction
    • Wasser Vapour
    • Cloud Properties
  • Atmospheric Composition

    • Carbon Dioxide
    • Methane
    • Ozone
    • Other Greenhouse Gas Emissions
    • Aerosols Properties
    • Pollen
  • Near-Surface Atmosphere

    • Air Temperature
    • Precipitation
    • Surface Radiation Budget
    • Wind Speed
    • Wind Direction
    • Water Vapour
  • Land Surface

    • River Discharge
    • Groundwater
    • Lakes
    • Soil Moisture
    • Snow
    • Glaciers
    • Ice sheets and ice shelves
    • Permafrost
    • Albedo
    • Land cover
    • Fraction of Absorbed Photosynthetically Active Radiation#
    • Leaf Area Index
    • Above-ground biomass
    • Soil Carbon
    • Land Surface Temperature
    • Fire
    • Evaporation from land
    • Anthropogenic Greenhouse Gas Fluxes
    • Anthopogenic Water Usage
    • Phenology
  • Surface of the Oceans

    • Sea surface temperature
    • Ocean surface heat flux
    • Sea surface salinity
    • Sea level
    • Sea state
    • Sea ice
    • Surface currents
    • Ocean colour
    • Surface stress
  • Intermediate and deep layers of the ocean

    • Subsurface Temperature
    • Subsurface Salinity
    • Subsurface Currents
    • Inorganic Carbon
    • Nitrous Oxide
    • Nutrients
    • Oxygen
    • Transient Tracers
    • Marine Habitat Properties
    • Plankton

News Current reports and findings on the theme of climate preparedness

New Climate Scenarios for Switzerland and NCCS-Web Platform

November 18th, the National Centre for Climate Services (NCCS) and the ETH-Center für Climate Systems Modeling (C2SM) presented at the ETH Zurich the results of the new Suisse Climate Scenarios CH2018 as well as the new NCCS-web platform ( 670 Participants from administration, politics, science, economy and populace took part in the interactive event that allowed an dialogue between users and producers of climate services.

1. National Conference: „Climate adaptation services – Climate preparedness in the field“

During the 1. National Conference „Climate adaptation services – Climate preparedness in the Field“ on the 12th of November 2018 in the Federal Environment Agency in Dessau-Roßlau offers and services concerning climate change adaption were discussed and looked at from various angles. In technical lectures, improvised theatrical mise-en-scènes, a marketplace for climate adaption services and deepening workshops about 135 participants pursued relevant questions.

up-to-date warnings for Germany

At the website, which is provided by the Federal Office for Civil Protection and Disaster Assistance (BKK), German citizens can find all current warnings such as weather alerts, flood warning and warnings about dangers and damage situations in Germany, such as hazardous substance spreads or major fires.

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KLiVO — Mission: Climate Change Preparedness

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