15th Conf on Biometeorology and Aerobiology and the 16th International Congress of Biometeorology

Session 12C: Drought: Impacts on Water Supply and Agriculture

Thursday, 31 October 2002: 1:30 PM-3:15 PM
Organizer:  Ken Kunke, Illinois State Water Survey
  1:30 PM
Assessing Drought Regions and Vulnerability Through Soil Climate Regimes
William J. Waltman, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE; and S. Goddard, G. Gu, S. E. Reichenbach, M. D. Svoboda, and J. S. Peake


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  1:45 PM
  2:00 PM
Impacts of drought and climate change on urban water supplies in the Canadian Prairie Provinces
Elaine E. Wheaton, Saskatchewan Research Council, Saskatoon, SK, Canada; and V. Wittrock

  2:15 PM
Agroclimate data needs and products for monitoring drought in the Canadian prairies
E.G.(Ted) O'Brien, Agriculture and AgriFood Canada/PFRA, Regina, SK, Canada; and B. T. Abrahamson

  2:30 PM
Agrometeorological forecast and warning system for São Paulo State, Brazil
Orivaldo Brunini, Agronomic Institute, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil; and H. S. Pinto, J. Zullo, A. P. C. Brunini, and G. C. Blain


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  2:45 PM
Drought measurement: the influence of the basis time period on the SPI values
Sandor Szalai, Hungarian Meteorological Service, Budapest, Hungary

  3:00 PM
The Klamath Basin Drought Experience—2001
Phillip A. Pasteris, Global Water Resources, Portland, OR; and J. Lea and R. Vigil

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