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

Poster Session 4: Poster Session: Plants, Phenology, and Drought

Thursday, 31 October 2002: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
VULCAN A European field scale manipulation project to assess the vulnerability of shrubland ecosystems under climatic changes
Claus Beier, RISOE National Laboratory, Roskilde, Denmark; and D. Spano and P. Duce

The Impact of teleconnection patterns on air mass frequency and character in North America: implications for climate change
Melissa L. Malin, Center for Climatic Research, University of Delaware, Newark, DE

The Atmosphere and the Spatial and Temporal Variability of Phenological Observations in Central Europe
Helfried Scheifinger, Central Institute for Meteorology and Geodynamics, Vienna, Austria; and E. Koch, C. Peter, A. Menzel, and R. Ahas

Poster PDF (656.4 kB)
The 2001 Drought in Saskatchewan, Canada
Virginia Wittrock, Saskatchewan Research Council, Saskatoon, SK, Canada; and E. Wheaton

Spring phenology and the North Atlantic Oscillation
Paolo D'Odorico, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA; and J. Yoo

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Shrubland ecosystems in Europe under climatic changes: preliminary results from a Mediterranean-type ecosystem
Pierpaolo Duce, CNR, Sassari, Italy; and C. Cesaraccio, G. Pellizzaro, D. Spano, C. Asunis, C. Sirca, S. Sechi, C. Caria, A. Arca, G. Scarascia Mugnozza, P. De Angelis, and G. De Dato

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Plant Heat-Zone Map of Mexico
Lorrain Giddings, Instituto de Ecologia, A.C., Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico; and M. Soto

Leaf unfolding of Betula and Populus takes place later than optimal in Finland
Tapio Linkosalo, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

Heterogeneity of dew-period duration within apple tree canopies and comparison to site-specific wetness estimates
Jean C. Batzer, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; and M. L. Gleason, S. E. Taylor, and K. J. Koehler

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Effects of Reforestation on the Climate of North Carolina Cities
Adam J. Terando, Center for Climatic Research, Newark, DE

An empirical model to estimate leaf wetness duration using energy balance principles in northwestern Costa Rica
Kwang S. Kim, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; and S. E. Taylor, M. L. Gleason, K. J. Koehler, R. Villalobos, and L. F. Arauz

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Valentina Grigoryan, Department of Hydrometeorology of the Republic of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia