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Aquatic ecosystems in a changing climate

June 1, 2017

Extreme climate events (ECEs) such as tropical storms and hurricanes, thunderstorms, heat waves, droughts, ice storms, and snow storms have increased and are projected to further increase in intensity and frequency across the world. These events are expected to have significant consequences for aquatic ecosystems with the potential for large changes in ecosystem processes, responses, and functions.

Publication Year 2017
Title Aquatic ecosystems in a changing climate
DOI 10.1029/2017EO076549
Authors Shreeram Inamdar, James B. Shanley, William H. McDowell
Publication Type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Series Title Eos, Earth and Space Science News
Index ID 70192741
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization New England Water Science Center