AMS Forum: Environmental Risk and Impacts on Society: Successes and Challenges

Session 2


Hazards and disasters: Socioeconomic Impacts & the Decision making process: Part 2

 Chair: Greg Forbes, The Weather Channel, Atlanta, GA
1:30 PM2.1Emissions Scenario-Based Analyses of Projected Extreme Heat and Energy Costs in Southwestern United States  
Norman L. Miller, Univ. California, Berkeley, CA; and K. Hayhoe
1:45 PM2.2Local implementation and the decision process - a challenge  extended abstract
James Giraytys, SHENAIR Institute, James Madison Univ., Winchester, VA; and C. J. Brodrick
2:00 PM2.3The Re-Invasion of Aedes aegypti in southern Arizona/northern Mexico  
Mary H. Hayden, Univ. of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO; and C. Uejio, C. R. Janes, and R. Moreno-Sanchez
2:15 PM2.4Environmentally risky unseasonal warm and dry spells in the subtropics of Brazil  
Prakki Satyamurty, INPE, São José dos Campos, SP, Brazil; and C. K. Padilha
2:30 PM2.5Calculating drought hazard at the country-level in Asia  
Mathew A. Barlow, Univ. of Massachusetts, Lowell, MA; and H. Cullen, B. Lyon, and O. Wilhelmi

Thursday, 2 February 2006: 1:30 PM-2:45 PM, A311

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