Publications

“Regional Climate Change Primer”

Citation

Kay, J.E., Casola, J.H., Snover, A.K. 2005. “Regional Climate Change Primer.” Fact sheet prepared for King County (Washington)’s October 27, 2005 climate change conference “The Future Ain’t What It Used to Be: Preparing for Climate Disruption”. Climate Impacts Group, Center for Science in the Earth System, Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean, University of Washington, Seattle.


Abstract

This one page fact sheet provides an overview of observed changes in 20th century Pacific Northwest climate and projected changes in 21st century Pacific Northwest climate. The fact sheet was prepared for King County (Washington)’s October 27, 2005 climate change meeting titled “The Future Ain’t What It Used to Be: Planning for Climate Disruption”.

Additional information on the meeting, including other materials developed by the Climate Impacts Group for the climate change conference, is available here.