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Climate Extremes And Society

Pub Date : 2008-05-22 | Author : Henry F. Diaz | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781139472210
ISBN 13 : 1139472216

Extreme climatic events present society with significant challenges in a rapidly warming world. Ordinary citizens, the insurance industry and governments are concerned about the ap..

Weather And Climate Extremes

Pub Date : 2013-03-09 | Author : Thomas R. Karl | Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN 10 : 9789401592659
ISBN 13 : 9401592659

Are extreme weather events becoming more common? How do extreme weather events impact society? These are critical questions that must be examined as we confront the possibility tha..

The Hartwell Approach To Climate Policy

Pub Date : 2014-09-19 | Author : Steve Rayner | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781317961611
ISBN 13 : 1317961617

The Hartwell Approach to Climate Policy presents a powerful critique of mainstream climate change policies and details a set of pragmatic alternatives based on the Hartwell Groupâ€..

Weather And Climate Extremes In A Changing Climate

Pub Date : 2015-02-04 | Author : United States Climate Change Science Program | Publisher : CreateSpace

ISBN 10 : 150784736X
ISBN 13 : 9781507847367

Changes in extreme weather and climate events have significant impacts and are among the most serious challenges to society in coping with a changing climate. Many extremes and the..

Climate Change And Groundwater

Pub Date : 2008-01-01 | Author : Walter Dragoni | Publisher : Geological Society of London

ISBN 10 : 1862392358
ISBN 13 : 9781862392359

There is a general consensus that for the next few decades at least, the Earth will continue its warming. This will inevitably bring about serious environmental problems. For human..

Climate Science For Serving Society

Pub Date : 2013-06-18 | Author : Ghassem R. Asrar | Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN 10 : 9789400766921
ISBN 13 : 9400766920

This volume offers a comprehensive survey and a close analysis of efforts to develop actionable climate information in support of vital decisions for climate adaptation, risk manag..