February 28, 2007
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FROM VOLUME 6, NUMBER 5, MAY 1993
IMPACTS: REGIONAL IMPACTS
Change Due to the Greenhouse Effect and Its Implications for
China, M. Hulme, T. Wigley et al., Nov. 1992. Contact WWF
Intl., CH-1196 Gland, Switz.
Written for the World Wide Fund for Nature by a team of
scientists from China, Britain and the Netherlands, using
climatic data recently made available to western researchers by
the Chinese Academy of Sciences. Climate change threatens China
with famine, disruption of agriculture and the loss of key
Change in the Great Lakes Scenarios, approx. 30 pp., 1992,
$6. Ohio Sea Grant--Publications, Ohio State Univ., 1314 Kinnear
Rd., Columbus OH 43212 (614-292-8949).
Consists of 11 two- to four-page summaries of scientific
understanding of the potential impacts of global warming in the
region, aimed at policy makers and the general public. The topics
include water resources, biological diversity, shipping,
agriculture, airborne toxins, recreation, fisheries and forests.
Climate Change Scenario for the Western United States, 35
pp., 1992, $5.20. U.S. Dept. Interior--Bureau of Reclamation
(attn: D5150), POB 25007, Denver CO 80225. Examines possible
impacts on agriculture, irrigation and other activities.
in a Warmer World: Preparing for the Future (E-2900-19-E-92),
E.E. Wheaton, V. Wittrock, G.D.V. Williams, 1992. Saskatchewan
Res. Council, 15 Innovation Blvd., Saskatoon SK S7N 2X8, Can.
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