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Responding to global climate change in the Prairies

Ross Herrington

Responding to global climate change in the Prairies

volume III of the Canada Country Study : Climate Impacts and Adaptation

by Ross Herrington

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Published by Environment Canada in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Climatic changes -- Prairie Provinces -- Forecasting.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRoss Herrington, Brian Johnson, Fraser Hunter.
    ContributionsJohnson, Brian N., Hunter, Fraser G., Canada. Environment Canada.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC981.8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20659410M
    ISBN 100662259211

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    Year Published: Climate change: evaluating your local and regional water resources. The BCM is a fine-scale hydrologic model that uses detailed maps of soils, geology, topography, and transient monthly or daily maps of potential evapotranspiration, air temperature, and precipitation to generate maps of recharge, runoff, snow pack, actual evapotranspiration, and climatic water . Climate change impacts to grasslands and prairie bioregions include increased seasonal, annual, minimum, and maximum temperature and changing precipitation e these ecosystems are relatively dry with a strong seasonal climate, they are sensitive to climatic changes and vulnerable to shifts in climatic regime.

      A prairie dog sits in a colony near the Foothills Community Park in Boulder. A new study led by a University of Colorado researcher will examine climate change, grasslands, prairie dogs and how. of the interactions between AMF and prairie plants to accurately predict climate change effects on these diverse and sensitive ecosystems (Araújo and Luoto, ). My study is a part of a multi-year, manipulative climate change experiment of.


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[R Herrington; Brian Johnson; Fraser Hunter; Canada. Environment Canada.]. The Prairie Region, consisting of the provinces of Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta, is a major agricultural region of Canada.

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