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Title

  • Main Title Weather and Highways: Report of a Policy Forum
  • Series Title Weather and Highways

Creator

  • Author: Atmospheric Policy Program American Meteorological Society
    Creator Type: Organization
    Creator Info: http://www.ametsoc.org
  • Author of introduction, etc.: Greenfield, Richard S.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Senior Policy Fellow and Associate Director, Atmospheric Policy Program, American Meteorological Society

Publisher

  • Name: American Meteorological Society
    Place of Publication: Washington, DC
    Additional Info: http://www.ametsoc.org

Date

  • Creation: 2004

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report of a policy forum on "Weather and Highways" presents recommendations that, if implemented, could offer considerable benefits to the safety of the nation's traveling public and the national economy by supporting the effective application of weather information services to the operation of our road systems. The AMS Atmospheric Policy Program developed this forum to address the issues connected with effective use of road weather information. The participants included nearly 100 public, private, and academic representatives of weather information providers; transportation managers and users; and policy makers knowledgeable about the nation's highway system.
  • Physical Description: viii, 33 p. : ill.

Subject

  • Keyword: climate variability and change
  • Keyword: decision-support resources
  • Keyword: socio-economics
  • Keyword: transportation

Collection

  • Name: Environmental Policy Collection
    Code: ESDC

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries
    Code: UNT

Resource Type

  • Text

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • URL: http://www.ametsoc.org/atmospolicy/documents/WxHighwaysFinalReport.pdf
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc11947

Note

  • Display Note: Copyright 2004, The American Meteorological Society. Permission to reproduce the entire report is hereby granted, provided source is acknowledged. Partial reproduction requires the permission of AMS, unless such partial reproduction may be considered "fair use" under relevant copyright law. [Harvested: 2009-09-30]