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Assessing climate change impacts on the United States

Alex B. McNeill

Assessing climate change impacts on the United States

by Alex B. McNeill

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Published by Nova Science Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental conditions,
  • Climatic changes

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAlex B. McNeill, editor
    SeriesClimate change and its causes, effects and prediction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC981.8.C5 A88 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 302 p. :
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24792301M
    ISBN 101608761606
    ISBN 109781608761609
    LC Control Number2010293399
    OCLC/WorldCa505421064

    After combining all impacts, the authors wrote, In some counties, median losses exceed 20% of gross county product (GCP), while median gains sometimes exceed 10% of GCP. Because losses are largest in regions that are already poorer on average, climate change tends to increase preexisting inequality in the United States. References. Assessment of Climate Change in the Southwest United States s peaks broadly and clearly about climate and its effects on the people and landscapes of Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, the U.S.– Mexico border region, and the lands of Native Nations. A landmark study in terms of its coverage and analysis (and a synthesis of knowledge from some contributing experts), the book .

      The National Climate Assessment evaluates the science of climate change and its impacts across the United States, now and throughout this century. It documents climate change related impacts and responses for various sectors and regions, with the goal of better informing public and private decision-making at all levels. Prepared for the National Climate Assessment and a landmark study in terms of its breadth and depth of coverage, this report blends the contributions of experts in climate science, economics, ecology, engineering, geography, hydrology, planning, resources management, and other disciplines to provide the most comprehensive, and understandable, analysis to date about climate and its.

      The lengthy National Climate Assessment released on Friday includes detailed information about how specific regions of the US will be impacted by climate change.   Today, U.S. government agencies released a heavily anticipated new report about how climate change is impacting the United States. The 4 th National Climate Assessment .


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