CLIMATE CHANGE
Reading
LT: Ch 14

Review Questions

Natural
Anthropogenic

HISTORICAL RECORDS OF GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE

  • Generate a map or graph (time series) of Temperature/Precipitation anomalies from the Global Historic Network data set. Select the type of output (graph/time series), the geographic coverage (global, hemispheric, continental), time resolution (seasonal, year), time range (start and end date), and output (select GIF to display to screen; background color white if you want to print).
  • Climate Variations Bulletin: Preliminary reports by NCDC that put current monthly climate anomalies in perspective
  • U.S. Historical weather events: data compiled by month
SOURCES OF INFORMATION ON PAST CLIMATES CONSEQUENCES