21st Conference on Climate Variability and Change

Session 1B

 Role of land cover in climate and climate change
 CoChair: Matthew J. Menne, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC
Chair: Thomas C. Peterson, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC
10:45 AM1B.1Development of the Shrub Submodel for the Community Land Model-Dynamic Global Vegetation Model (CLM-DGVM)   wrf recording
Xubin Zeng, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; and X. Zeng and M. Barlage
11:00 AM1B.2Climate, land use and urbanization: a case study in Xinjiang, China  
Zhuoting Wu, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ; and H. Zhang, C. Krause, and N. Cobb
11:15 AM1B.3Climate change, cities, and the urban heat island   wrf recording
Mark McCarthy, UK Met Office, Exeter, United Kingdom; and M. Best, R. Betts, and M. Hendry
11:30 AM1B.4Impact of land cover change on climatic variables in Central America   wrf recording
Vani Starry Manoharan, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and R. Welch, D. K. Ray, R. O. Lawton, T. L. Sever, D. Irwin, and R. Griffin
11:45 AM1B.5Land use change and temperature trends  extended abstract wrf recording
Matthew J. Menne, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC; and T. C. Peterson

Monday, 12 January 2009: 10:45 AM-12:00 PM, Room 129B

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