Archive Statements of the AMS

The following statement(s) have expired and are here for historical purposes and do not represent statements of the AMS that are “in force” at this time.

Acid Deposition

(Adopted by the Council 11 September 2003), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 85, 299—301

Climate Change 2007

Adopted by AMS Council on 1 February 2007) Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 88, 418

Climate Change 2012

(Adopted by AMS Council 20 August 2012) 

Climate Change Research: Issues for the Atmospheric and Related Sciences

(Adopted by the Council 9 February 2003), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 84, 508—515

Climate Services

(Adopted by the AMS Council 10 August 2012)

Earth Science Education

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

Enabling National Weather and Climate Priorities

(Adopted by AMS Council on 17 September 2008)

Endorsement of the 'Joint Academies' Statement: Global Response to Climate Change

Adopted by AMS Council on 1 July 2005) Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.86

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

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 

Enhancing Weather Information with Probability Forecasts

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

Expectations Concerning Media Performance During Severe Weather Emergencies

(Adopted by the Council 14 January 2001), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.82, 705

Free and Open Exchange of Environmental Data

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

Full and Open Access to Data

(Adopted by AMS Council on 4 December 2013) 

Geoengineering the Climate System 2009

(Readopted by the AMS Council on 6 January 2013) 

Green Meetings

(Adopted by the AMS Council on 3 January 2011) 

Guidance Statement on the Use of the Term "Live Radar" by the Broadcast Media

(Adopted by the Council 14 February 2000), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.,81, 1347

Hurricane Forecasting in the United States 2007

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

Inadvertent Weather Modification

(Adopted by the AMS Council on 2 November 2010) 

Lightning Protection Systems

(Adopted by the Council 12 November 2002), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.84, 117—118