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Climate change and Oregon

Climate change and Oregon

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Published by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Policy in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greenhouse gases -- United States -- Prevention,
  • Climatic changes -- Oregon,
  • Global temperature changes

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUnited States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Policy
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[4] p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14488829M
    OCLC/WorldCa40597517

    Climate Change and Clean Energy Management, Wang Books, Routledge Books, at ://   Climate change is a long-term shift in global or regional climate patterns. Often climate change refers specifically to the rise in global temperatures from the midth century to ://

    With all the ongoing studies of climate change, I have been looking for practical information relevant to climate and trends affecting forests in Oregon. At an Extension Forestry conference in in Fairbanks, Alaska, I learned that increased temperatures over recent decades in Alaska had noticeably extended the growing season, melted Climate change is global warming. The two are the same thing. It is the world getting hotter. No one doubts it is happening. The last decade, to , was the hottest on ://

      To learn about climate change, you first must know what climate :// /forstudents/k-4/stories/nasa-knows/   Climate change, the periodic modification of Earth’s climate caused by changes in the atmosphere and interactions between the atmosphere and various other geologic, chemical, biological, and geographic factors. Learn how climate has changed since the last ice age and throughout longer stretches of geologic ://


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