6 edition of Rapid climate change found in the catalog.
Rapid climate change
Scott G. McNall
|Statement||Scott G. McNall|
|Series||Framing 21st century social issues|
|LC Classifications||HM861 .M36 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2010040161|
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It is widely recognized that abrupt climate change is a rapid transition between climate states. There are at least three well-supported hypotheses for the causes of such a jump: 1) A sudden change in.
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In the 21st century, interest in climate change has grown as a number of environmental issues have been highlighted. Ozone depletion and the overall warming of the Earth have been at.
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Abrupt Climate Change: Inevitable Surprises looks at the current scientific evidence and theoretical understanding to describe what is currently known about abrupt climate change, including patterns. Explaining Rapid Climate Change: Tales from the Ice: When scientists started to analyze the paleoclimate evidence in the Greenland and Antarctic ice cores, they found that the record also Author: Holli Riebeek.
The book crystallizes this too-fast-and-yet-too-slow discrepancy as climate change’s most frustrating element, particularly in how the temporal disconnect separates action from.
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Committee on Abrupt Climate Change. Cover: This Spaceborne Imaging Radar-C/X-Band Synthetic Aperture Radar (SIR-C/X-SAR) image provided by. About this book Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Geophysical Monograph Series, Volume Until a few decades ago, scientists generally believed that significant large-scale past global and regional climate.
And in Octoberthe U.N.'s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change issued a report that concluded "rapid, far-reaching" actions are needed to cap global warming at Celsius.
An abrupt climate change occurs when the climate system is forced to transition to a new climate state at a rate that is determined by the climate system energy-balance, and which is more rapid than the rate.
Selected papers regarding conditions found in Elk Lake, Minnesota being evidence for rapid climate change in the north-central United States. Among the topics: the chronology of Elk Lake sediments, climate and limnological settings, and deposition of calcium carbonate. Annotation copyright Book.
Get this from a library. Rapid climate change: past evidence and future prospects. [Climate Change Science Program (U.S.). Subcommittee on Global Change Research.;]. Abrupt climate change is likely to influence water availability and therefore is of great concern for economic and ecological systems.
Many current policies and practices are likely to be inadequate in a world of rapid and unforeseen climatic changes. this book surveys the history of climate change.
Causes of Climate Change. Climate change is a term that refers to major changes in temperature, rainfall, snow, or wind patterns lasting for decades or longer. Both human-made and natural factors contribute to climate change.
So the economic implications of climate change include huge shifts in geography, demographics and technology, with each affecting the other. “To look at things in terms of G.D.P. Climate change is a significant and lasting change in the statistical distribution of weather patterns over periods ranging from decades to millions of years.
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