Kyle A. Poyar 2008 Ernest F. Hollings Scholar Candidate for A.B. in Environmental Studies Presentation to CES: April 30, 2010 Contact: [email protected] // a ssessing the economic efficiency of climate adaptation in R hode I sland //. beyond no regrets. Climate Change in the U.S.
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- U.S. Global Change Research Program (2009)
Adapted from Poyar and Beller-Simms, 2009.
2003 European Heat Wave Kills 25,000
Urban Heat Island Effect
New England Hurricane of 1938
Sri Nagavarapu, Brown University
Nancy Beller-Simms, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Gordon Sparks, University of Saskatchewan
Josh Foster, Center for Clean Air Policy
Ivo Welch, Brown University
Kurt Teichert, Brown University
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