Statements of the AMS in Force

One Health

(Adopted by the AMS Council 4 January 2015)

Earth System Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education

(Adopted by the AMS Council on 19 May 2014)

Strengthening Social Sciences in the Weather–Climate Enterprise

(Adopted by the AMS Council on 2 February 2014)


(Adopted by AMS Council on 19 September 2013)

Space Weather

(Adopted by AMS Council on 9 July 2013) 

Climate Science is Core to Science Education

(Adopted by the AMS Executive Committee on 23 May 2013) 

Geoengineering the Climate System

(Readopted by the AMS Council on 6 January 2013) 

Green Meetings

(Adopted by the AMS Council on 3 January 2011) 

Inadvertent Weather Modification

(Adopted by the AMS Council on 2 November 2010) 

Planned Weather Modification through Cloud Seeding

(Adopted by the AMS Council on 2 November 2010) 

On the Infrastructure Supporting Weather, Water, Environmental, and Climate Sciences, Services, and Assessments

(Adopted by the AMS Council on 1 October 2009)

Radio Frequency Allocations for Meteorological Operations and Research

(Adopted by the AMS Council on 1 October 2009) 

Enhancing Weather Information with Probability Forecasts

(Adopted by AMS Council on 12 May 2008) Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc. 89

Endorsement of the Recommendations in "Earth Science and Applications from Space: National Imperatives for the Next Decade and Beyond"

 (Adopted by AMS Council on 21 May 2007) Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 88

Hurricane Forecasting in the United States

(Adopted by AMS Council on 14 March 2007) Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.88, 950 

Endorsement of the WMO IWTC-VI “Statement on Tropical Cyclones and Climate Change”

(Adopted by AMS Council on 14 January 2007) Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.88, 422 

Earth Science Education

(Adopted by AMS Council on 29 January 2006) Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.,87 

Tornado Forecasting and Warning

(Adopted by AMS Council on 8 October 2004) Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.86

Lightning Safety Awareness

(Adopted by the Council 29 April 2002), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.,84, 260—261

Free and Open Exchange of Environmental Data

(Adopted by the Council 13 January 2002),Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.83, 452—456