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

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

Climate Change

(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)

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

Expectations Concerning Media Performance During Severe Weather Emergencies

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

Full and Open Access to Data

(Adopted by AMS Council on 4 December 2013) 

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

Lightning Protection Systems

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

Meteorological Drought

(Adopted by AMS Council on 23 December 2003), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 85 

Mobile Homes and Severe Windstorms

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

Research and Operational Use of Environmental Satellites in Weather Applications as Part of an Integrated Earth Observing System

(Adopted by AMS Council on 25 January 2006) Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 87

Space Weather

Adopted by AMS Council on 5 May 2008) Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 89

Statement on Seasonal to Interannual Climate Prediction

(Adopted by the Council 14 January 2001), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.82, 701

Support for Automated Observations from U.S. Commercial Aircraft

(Adopted by AMS Council on 9 February 2003)
Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 84, 515—517

The Energy Sector and Earth Observations, Sciences, and Services

(Adopted by the AMS Council 20 September 2012)

The Public/Private Partnership in the Provision of Weather and Climate Services

(Adopted by the Executive Committee 23 July 1999), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.80, 2099—2101

What is a Meteorologist? A Professional Guideline

(Adopted by the Council 28 September 1990), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.72, 61