National climate assessment regional technical input report series.
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Acknowledgements Abbreviations and Acronyms 1. Summary for Decision Makers Part 1. Context. 2. Overview 3. The Changing Southwest Part 2. Weather and Climate of the Southwest. 4. Present Weather and Climate: Average Conditions 5. Present Weather and Climate: Evolving Conditions 6. Future Climate: Projected Average 7. Future Climate: Projected Extremes Part 3. Effects of Climate Change in the Southwest. 8. Natural Ecosystems 9. Coastal Issues 10. Water: Impacts, Risks, and Adaptation 11. Agriculture and Ranching 12. Energy: Supply, Demand, and Impacts 13. Urban Areas 14. Transportation 15. Human Health 16. Climate Change and U.S.-Mexico Border Communities 17. Unique Challenges Facing Southwestern Tribes Part 4. Options and Research Needs. 18. Climate Choices for a Sustainable Southwest 19. Moving Forward with Imperfect Information 20. Research Strategies for Addressing Uncertainties References Glossary Author and Review Editors Reviewers.
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2013. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
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