Joint Session 16 Drought Management, Policy and Social Implications

Thursday, 27 January 2011: 11:00 AM-12:15 PM
618-620 (Washington State Convention Center)
Hosts: (Joint between the 25th Conference on Hydrology; and the Sixth Symposium on Policy and Socio-economic Research )
Rosalind Bark, University of Arizona, Agricultural and Resource Economics, Tucson, AZ; Gregg M. Garfin, University of Arizona, Institute of the Environment, Tucson, AZ and Mark A. Shafer, Oklahoma Climatological Survey, Southern Climate Impacts Planning Program, Norman, OK

11:00 AM
Colorado River Operations and Planning in a Changing Climate
Terrance Fulp, Bureau of Reclamation, Boulder City, NV
11:15 AM
Drought, climate change and water resources management in Australia
Jason Alexandra, Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Canberra, Australia

11:30 AM
Building an integrated evidence-base to support drought policy in Australia
John Gray, Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics-Bureau of Rural Sciences, Canberra, ACT , Australia; and M. Nicholson, D. Platzen, S. Bruce, J. Walcott, and J. Sims
11:45 AM
The impact of drought on rivers in federal political systems
Jamie Pittock, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
12:00 PM
Climate Change and Drought Management in the Okanagan Basin, British Columbia: Opportunities for Translation
Stewart J. Cohen, EC, Vancouver, BC, Canada; and S. M. Langsdale, K. Harma, and M. Johnson
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