Worldwide environmental change: Situations and Effects Clare Goodess Climatic Exploration Unit College of East Anglia cr.


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Worldwide environmental change: Scenarios and Impacts Clare Goodess Climatic Research Unit University of East Anglia http://www.cru.uea.ac.uk

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FOUR QUESTIONS Is worldwide atmosphere evolving? Why is worldwide atmosphere evolving? What effect it is safe to say that this is having in Europe? In what manner will environmental change later on?

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http://www.cru.uea.ac.uk/ventures/mps/This co-agent bunch of tasks unites European aptitude in the fields of atmosphere demonstrating, territorial downscaling, measurements, and effects investigation to investigate future changes in great occasions because of an Earth-wide temperature boost. Venture Web Sites: PRUDENCE will give high-determination environmental change situations for 2071-2100 for Europe utilizing provincial atmosphere models. Judiciousness venture synopsis STARDEX will give enhanced downscaling philosophies to the development of situations of changes in the recurrence and power of great occasions. STARDEX venture rundown MICE utilizes data from atmosphere models to investigate future changes in compelling occasions crosswise over Europe because of an unnatural weather change. MICE venture outline MICE STARDEX PRUDENCE Last changed: 16 August 2002 Contact Information The three undertakings are bolstered by the European Commission under the Framework  V Thematic Program "Vitality, Environment and Sustainable Development" (EESD), 2002-2005. Look down for Project Summaries: take after the connections above to Project Web Sites. Hit Counter Web Site outlined and actualized by Tom Holt, © 2002 Comments and recommendations welcome: t.holt@uea.ac.uk Copyright data: the above photograph montage was made in XaraX utilizing copyright pictures from: © Collier County Florida Emergency Management and © Environment Agency. Judiciousness STARDEX MICE

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FOUR QUESTIONS Is worldwide atmosphere evolving? Why is worldwide atmosphere evolving? What effect is it accurate to say that this is having in Europe? By what means will environmental change later on?

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Patterns of Global Temperature Change © Climatic Research Unit

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Northern Hemisphere summer (JJA) temperature in the course of the most recent 1000 years © Climatic Research Unit

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FOUR QUESTIONS Is worldwide atmosphere evolving? Why is worldwide atmosphere evolving? What effect is it accurate to say that this is having in Europe? By what method will environmental change later on?

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Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Second evaluation report 1998: \'the equalization of confirmation proposes a detectable human impact on worldwide atmosphere\' Third appraisal report 2001: \'there is new and more grounded proof that the greater part of the warming saw in the course of the most recent 50 years is owing to human exercises\'

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FOUR QUESTIONS Is worldwide atmosphere evolving? Why is worldwide atmosphere evolving? What effect is it accurate to say that this is having in Europe? In what capacity will environmental change later on?

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1958-2000 pattern in ice days Scale is days every year. Red is diminishing Malcolm Haylock, UEA/STARDEX

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1958-2000 pattern in ice days Athens February 2004 Scale is days for each year. Red is diminishing. Malcolm Haylock, UEA/STARDEX

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1958-2000 pattern in hot summer (JJA) days Scale is days every year. Red is expanding Malcolm Haylock, UEA/STARDEX

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Western Europe August 2003 1958-2000 pattern in hot summer (JJA) days Property harm: US$ 13 bn Fatalities: 27,000 (14,800 in France) Scale is days every year. Red is expanding Malcolm Haylock, UEA/STARDEX

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1958-2000 pattern in substantial summer (JJA) downpour occasions Scale is days every year. Blue is expanding Malcolm Haylock, UEA/STARDEX

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1958-2000 pattern in substantial summer downpour occasions Fatalities: > 100 Economic misfortunes: > US$18 bn Insured misfortunes: > US$3 bn Scale is days every year. Blue is expanding Malcolm Haylock, UEA/STARDEX Central and Eastern Europe August 2002

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