PCC 586: Linda Mearns, NCAR

Start Date/Time: Tuesday, October 27, 2009, 4:00 PM
Ending Date/Time: Tuesday, October 27, 2009, 5:00 PM
Location: OSB 425

PCC/CIG Joint Seminar

Speaker: Linda Mearns, Senior Scientist, NCAR
Title: The Importance/Unimportance of High Resolution Information on Future Regional Climate for Coping with Climate Change

Graduate Readings
Graduate Discussion Session Fri. Oct. 23 from 2:30-3:20 in ATG 310c.

Hulme, M., Dessai, S. (2008). Negotiating future climates for public policy: a critical assessment of the development of climate scenarios for the UK. Environmental Science and Policy, Vol. 11, pp. 54-70.

Mearns, L. et al (2009). A Regional Climate Change Assessment Program for North America. EOS, Vol. 90, No. 36.

This seminar is being offered as part of this Fall's Joint Current Research in Climate Change Seminar Series/Climate Impacts Group Seminar, OCN/ESS/ATMOS 586. We are focusing primarily on PNW climate. Both are normally offered on Tuesdays, and we've chosen to offer the seminar from 4-5 on Tuesdays in OSB 425.