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Published July 1988 through June 1999
FROM VOLUME 5, NUMBER 12, DECEMBER 1992
NORTHWESTERN NORTH AMERICA
Special Issue: Northwest Environ. J., 7(2),
Fall-Winter 1991, consists of review and synthesis articles concerning climate
change in the region, written by experts in a variety of fields but readable by
nonspecialists. Single copies, $19 (postpaid U.S.). Published by Inst. Environ.
Studies, Eng. Annex, FM-12, Univ. Washington, Seattle WA 98195.
"Predicting Climate Change for the Pacific Northwest," C. Leovy
(Dept. Atmos. Sci., Univ. Washington, AK-40, Seattle WA 98195), E.S. Sarachik,
"Biological Feedbacks to Climate Change: Terrestrial Ecosystems as
Sinks and Sources of Carbon and Nitrogen," D.A. Perry (Dept. For. Sci.,
Oregon State Univ., Corvallis OR 98331), J.G. Borchers et al., 203-232.
"Effects of Global Climatic Change on Forests in Northwestern North
America," J.F. Franklin (College For. Resour., Univ. Washington, AR-10,
Seattle WA 98195), F.J. Swanson et al., 233-254.
"Planning for Climate Change in National Parks and Other Natural Areas,"
D.J. Parsons (Sequoia Nat. Pk., Nat. Parks Serv., Three Rivers CA 93271),
"The Effect of Climate Change on Stream Environments: The Salmonid
Resource of the Columbia River," D.A. Neitzel (Battelle Pac. Northwest
Lab., Richland WA 99352), M.J. Scott et al., 271-293.
"Climatic Change and Fisheries: What Are the Real Issues?" R.C.
Francis (Sch. Fisheries, Univ. Washington, (WH-10), Seattle WA 98195), T.H.
"Energy Efficiency--A 'No Regrets' Response to Global Climate Change
for Washington State," R.H. Watson (State Energy Off., 809 Legion Way SE,
Olympia WA 98504), R. Byers, J. Lesser, 309-328.
"Policy Implications of Global Warming for the Northwest," R.G.
Fleagle (Dept. Atmos. Sci., Univ. Washington, AK-40, Seattle WA 98195), 329-343.
"Research Notes and Comments," 345-382. Contain short items from
several scientists working in the region on these topics: terrestrial and
atmospheric research, marine research, education, policy analysis.
"A Conversation with Gordon A. McBean: Global Climate Change," C.
Leovy (Dept. Atmos. Sci., Univ. Washington, AK-40, Seattle WA 98195), 383-395.
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