This story was originally published by Huffington Post and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.

Most Americans believe climate change is real and want the U.S. to take the lead in fighting it, according to a set of HuffPost/YouGov surveys taken during the run-up to the Paris climate summit, a meeting of more than 100 world leaders to discuss taking action against climate change.

(See the full poll results here and here.)