83rd Annual

Session 9: Impacts Related to Global Climate Change - What do we know, and how can we best hedge our bets?

Thursday, 13 February 2003: 1:30 PM-3:30 PM
Organizer:  Daniel R. Cayan, Scripps Institution of Oceanography/USGS
  1:30 PM
The Climate of 2002 in Historical Perspective
Scott Stephens, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC; and J. Lawrimore, R. Heim, K. Gleason, and A. Waple

  1:45 PM
Response of U.S. water resources to HadCM2 projections of climate change and consequences for agriculture
N. J. Rosenberg, Joint Global Change Research Institute, College Park, MD; and R. C. Izaurralde, R. A. Brown, and A. M. Thomson

Poster PDF (1.0 MB)
Hydro-QuÉbec coping with Climate Change anticipated effects

  2:15 PM
Using Clustered Climate Regimes for Understanding Water Cycle Variability
Forrest M. Hoffman, ORNL, Oak Ridge, TN; and W. W. Hargrove, D. J. Erickson III, and R. Oglesby


Poster PDF (736.7 kB)
  2:30 PM
High and low spatial resolution climate change scenarios for the Missouri River basin: water yield responses
Mark C. Stone, Washington State University, Pullman, WA; and R. H. Hotchkiss and L. O. Mearns

  3:00 PM
Changes in snowmelt runoff over Western North America over the last 5 decades
Dan Cayan, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego /U.S. Geological Survey, La Jolla, CA; and M. Dettinger, I. Stewart, and N. Knowles

  3:15 PM
Vulnerability of water resources in eastern Mediterranean ecosystems due to climate change—An integrated approach to sustainable management
Pinhas Alpert, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel; and D. Silverman


Poster PDF (2.2 MB)