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Climate variability and water resources workshop

Climate variability and water resources workshop

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Published by Water & Rivers Commission in East Perth, W.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Western Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Water resources development -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Congresses.,
    • Climatic changes -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 18-19).

      Statementedited by J.K. Ruprecht, B.C. Bates, R.A. Stokes.
      GenreCongresses.
      SeriesWater resource technical series
      ContributionsRuprecht, J. K., Bates, B. C., Stokes, R. A., Western Australia. Water and Rivers Commission.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1700.W4 C55 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination29 p. :
      Number of Pages29
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6821872M
      ISBN 100730972534
      LC Control Number00302349
      OCLC/WorldCa38406316

      One of the major challenges facing humankind is to provide an equitable standard of living for this and future generations: adequate food, water and energy, safe shelter and a healthy environment. Human-induced climate change, and increasing climate variability, as well as other  › Earth Sciences & Geography › Atmospheric Sciences.   The western U.S. derives its water resources predominantly from cold season precipitation and storage in snowpack along the narrow Cascades and Sierra ranges, and the Rocky Mountains. Hydroclimate is modulated by the diverse orographic features across the region. Precipitation, runoff, and water

        The journal Climate Services publishes research with a focus on science-based and user-specific climate information underpinning climate services, ultimately to assist society to adapt to climate change. Climate Services brings science and practice closer together. The journal addresses both researchers in the field of climate service research, and stakeholders and practitioners interested in   Climate Change and Water Resources Management: A Federal Perspective. By Levi D. Brekke, Julie E. Kiang, J. Rolf Olsen, Roger S. Pulwarty, David A. Raff,

      2 days ago  The World Climate Research Programme (WCRP) coordinates and guides international climate research to develop, share and apply the climate knowledge that contributes to societal well-being. Providing reliable, high quality, timely and cost-effective meteorological services to aviation users worldwide. Whether due to natural climate variability 2 days ago  When it comes to tackling climate change to prevent the impacts it causes in the different systems of the planet, the human being applies two types of measures: mitigation and adaptation.. Mitigation measures are those actions that are taken to reduce and curb greenhouse gas emissions, while adaptation measures are based on reducing vulnerability to the effects of climate ://


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