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SNRE Professors Contribute to National Climate Change Report

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Six researchers from the University of Arizona, including SNRE's Professors James L. Buizer, Gregg Garfin, and David Breshears, contributed to the second volume of the National Climate Assessment, a report on the impacts of climate change on the United States. The report, titled Impacts, Risks and Adaptation in the United States, was released Friday and is written by over 300 authors. 

Dr. Garfin, who is a lead author on the Southwest chapter of the report recently spoke to KTAR News, saying “It’s an up-to-date and authoritative source of information about climate change and its observed and potential effects in the U.S." Dr. Breshears also contributed to the Southwest chapter, while James L. Buizer is contributed to the Climate Effects on U.S. International Interests chapter. 

Read the report or the article from KTAR News

 

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