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Scenarios of Future Climate for the Pacific Northwest

Citation

Mote, P.W., Salath√©, E.P., Peacock, C.¬†2005.¬†Scenarios of Future Climate for the Pacific Northwest. A report 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 paper was prepared as supplemental material 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”. The paper provides details on the 2005 Pacific Northwest climate change scenarios, how the scenarios were developed, and how the 2005 scenarios differ from previous scenarios.

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