89th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting

Joint Session 3: Policy, Social and Economic Dimensions of Water

Tuesday, 13 January 2009: 8:30 AM-9:45 AM
Room 121A (Phoenix Convention Center)
Cochairs:  Adam Schlosser, MIT and Jessica C. Whitehead, South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium
  8:30 AM
Water in the 21st century—a reality check
Pamela L. Stephens, NSF, Arlington, VA; and W. Hooke

  8:45 AM
The Impact of Daily Global Climate Datasets on the Modeling of Global and National Food and Water Systems
Kenneth Stzrepek, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and A. McCluskey, M. Rosegrant, and C. A. Schlosser

  9:00 AM
Exploration of Hydrologic Dynamics during the Colonial Era in the Northeastern United States
Mark B. Green, City College of New York, New York, NY; and C. J. Vorosmarty and A. Schlosser

  9:30 AM
Information flows and policy: climate, cyclones, and adaptive water-resources management at the U.S.-Mexico border
Gregg M. Garfin, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; and C. Scott, R. Varady, M. Wilder, A. Coles, A. J. Ray, N. Pineda-Pablos, and M. Montero