PubTalk 5/2008 — Global Warming

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Western Style

Michael Dettinger, USGS Research Hydrologist

 

  • Increasing atmospheric greenhouse gases are linked to a rise in global temperture of almost 1.5° F
  • Is climate change already affecting Western lands and waters?
  • What changes predicted by climate models are still to come -- when will they be here?
  • Why is the West especially vulnerable, and California even more so?

Details

Image Dimensions: 200 x 133

Date Taken:

Length: 01:28:51

Location Taken: Menlo Park, CA, US

Transcript

Contact wmcesic@usgs.gov for transcript.