Climate Change and Extreme Weather Events

PDF Version Also Available for Download.

Description

The report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change of 1995 has been taken as a starting point. Since 1995 many new observations and reports have become available. Much of the information on observations and studies on climate change and its impacts can be found through the Internet. Where possible we have made references, such that the reader can easily verify and review our sources. This study addresses three main questions: To what extent can the human influence on the climate system presently be measured? What can we expect for the short term and long-term future? To what extent will ... continued below

Physical Description

50 p.:ill.

Creation Information

Vellinga, P. & Verseveld, W. J. van September 2000.

Context

This text is part of the collection entitled: Environmental Policy Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 39 times . More information about this text can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this text or its content.

Publisher

Rights Holder

For guidance see Citations, Rights, Re-Use.

  • WWF-World Wide Fund For Nature

Provided By

UNT Libraries

Library facilities at the University of North Texas function as the nerve center for teaching and academic research. In addition to a major collection of electronic journals, books and databases, five campus facilities house just under six million cataloged holdings, including books, periodicals, maps, documents, microforms, audiovisual materials, music scores, full-text journals and books. A branch library is located at the University of North Texas Dallas Campus.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this text. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Digital Library.

Description

The report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change of 1995 has been taken as a starting point. Since 1995 many new observations and reports have become available. Much of the information on observations and studies on climate change and its impacts can be found through the Internet. Where possible we have made references, such that the reader can easily verify and review our sources. This study addresses three main questions: To what extent can the human influence on the climate system presently be measured? What can we expect for the short term and long-term future? To what extent will measures to reduce net greenhouse gas emissions affect the future climate?

Physical Description

50 p.:ill.

Language

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this text in the Digital Library or other systems.

Collections

This text is part of the following collection of related materials.

Environmental Policy Collection

The Environmental Policy Collection contains reports, policy documents, and media selected from local, statewide, national, and international organizations; government and private agencies; and scientific and research institutions. The collection also contains theses and dissertations relevant to environmental policy.

What responsibilities do I have when using this text?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this text.

Creation Date

  • September 2000

Harvested Date

  • October 2010

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Oct. 14, 2013, 10:54 a.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this text last used?

Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 1
Total Uses: 39

Interact With This Text

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Start Reading

PDF Version Also Available for Download.

Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Vellinga, P. & Verseveld, W. J. van. Climate Change and Extreme Weather Events, text, September 2000; Gland, Switzerland. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc226705/: accessed February 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .