Regional Climate: Current Research

Evaluating Climate Model Simulations for the Pacific Northwest



Simulations of global climate need to be carefully and critically examined before using output at a regional scale.

Research Questions

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For more publications on climate impacts on PNW climate, please see CIG Publications.

Mote, P. W., E. A. Parson, A. F. Hamlet, K. N. Ideker, W. S. Keeton, D. P. Lettenmaier, N. J. Mantua, E. L. Miles, D. W. Peterson, D. L. Peterson, R. Slaughter, and A. K. Snover. 2003. Preparing for climate change: the water, salmon, and forests of the Pacific Northwest. Climatic Change 61:45-88.