Climate Change Impacts for the Conterminous USA

Climate Change Impacts for the Conterminous USA

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In this volume, an improved Integrated Assessment methodology is used to analyze climate change impacts on agriculture, water resources, unmanaged ecosystems, irrigation, and land use in the United States and the economic implications of these impacts. This book contains a series of papers documenting the methods, models, analysis, and results of this integrated assessment for a wide-ranging set of scenarios describing future climate change.

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Published 01 January 2005
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EAN13 1402038763
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Contents
Editor’s Note
NORMAN J. ROSENBERG and JAMES A. EDMONDS / Climate Change Impacts for the Conterminous USA: An Integrated Assessment: From Mink to the ‘Lower 48’. An Introductory Editorial
STEVEN J. SMITH, ALLISON M. THOMSON, NORMAN J. ROSENBERG, R. CESAR IZAURRALDE, ROBERT A. BROWN and TOM M. L. WIGLEY / Climate Change Impacts for the Conterminous USA: An Integrated Assessment. Part 1. Scenarios and Context
ALLISON M. THOMSON, NORMAN J. ROSENBERG, R. CESAR IZAURRALDE and ROBERT A. BROWN / Climate Change Impacts for the Conterminous USA: An Integrated Assessment.Part 2. Models and Validation
ALLISON M. THOMSON, ROBERT A. BROWN, NORMAN J. ROSENBERG, R. CESAR IZAURRALDE and VEREL BENSON / Climate Change Impacts for the Conterminous USA: An Integrated Assessment.Part 3. Dryland Production of Grain and Forage Crops ALLISON M. THOMSON, ROBERT A. BROWN, NORMAN J. ROSENBERG, RAGHAVAN SRINIVASAN and R. CESAR IZAURRALDE / Climate Change Impacts for the Conterminous USA: An Integrated Assessment.Part 4. Water Resources ALLISON M. THOMSON, NORMAN J. ROSENBERG, R. CESAR IZAURRALDE and ROBERT A. BROWN / Climate Change Impacts for the Conterminous USA: An Integrated Assessment.Part 5. Irrigated Agriculture and National Grain Crop Production R.CÉSARIZAURRALDE,ALLISONM.THOMSON,NORMANJ.ROSENBERG and ROBERT A. BROWN / Climate Change Impacts for the Conterminous USA: An Integrated Assessment.Part 6. Distribution and Productivity of Unmanaged Ecosystems RONALD D. SANDS and JAMES A. EDMONDS / Climate Change Impacts for the Conterminous USA: An Integrated Assessment.Part 7. Economic Analysis of Field Crops and Land Use with Climate Change JAMES A. EDMONDS and NORMAN J. ROSENBERG / Climate Change Impacts for the Conterminous USA: An Integrated Assessment Summary
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