NCA Regional Input Reports

Climate of the Southeast United States

Variability, Change, Impacts, and Vulnerability

Editors: Ingram, K.T., Dow, K., Carter, L., Anderson, J. (Eds.)

  • An essential guidance for decision-makers seeking to better understand how climate variability and change impact the southeast region and its communities
  • Rich in science and case studies, this report sets the stage for making the necessary preparations for climate change
  • The definitive input report on climate change in southeast region of the 2013 National Climate Assessment Critical, state-of-the-art information from a broad range of climate change experts in academia, private industry, state and local governments, NGOs, professional societies and impacted communities
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About this book

Prepared for the 2013 National Climate Assessment and a landmark study in terms of its breadth and depth of coverage, Climate of the Southeast United States is the result of a collaboration among three Regional Integrated Sciences and Assessments Centers: the Southeast Climate Consortium; the Carolinas Regional Sciences and Assessments and the Southern Climate Impacts Planning Program; with contributions from numerous local, state, federal and nongovernmental agencies to develop a comprehensive, state of the art look at the effects of climate change in the region.

About the authors

Since 2008 Keith T. Ingram has been a Coordinator at the Southeast Climate Consortium and Associate Research Scientist, University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering where he specializes in rainfed agricultural systems; applications of climate information to agricultural systems; drought resistance in crops; plant root growth and development; controlled environment research systems; international agriculture development.

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • Climate Change in the Southeast USA: Executive Summary

    Ingram, Keith T. (et al.)

    Pages 1-7

  • Climate of the Southeast USA: Past, Present, and Future

    Konrad, Charles E. (et al.)

    Pages 8-42

  • Human Health and Climate Change in the Southeast USA

    Schramm, Paul J.

    Pages 43-61

  • Energy Production, Use, and Vulnerability to Climate Change in the Southeast USA

    Mitchell, Kenneth L.

    Pages 62-85

  • Climate Interactions with the Built Environment in the Southeast USA

    Quattrochi, Dale

    Pages 86-108

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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Climate of the Southeast United States
Book Subtitle
Variability, Change, Impacts, and Vulnerability
Editors
  • Keith T. Ingram
  • Kirstin Dow
  • Lynne Carter
  • Julie Anderson
Series Title
NCA Regional Input Reports
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Island Press/Center for Resource Economics
Copyright Holder
Southeast Climate Consortium
eBook ISBN
978-1-61091-509-0
DOI
10.5822/978-1-61091-509-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 341
Number of Illustrations and Tables
74 b/w illustrations
Topics