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Chapter 6 - Synthesis

Schimel, D.; Janetos, A. C.; Backlund, P.; Hatfield, J.; Lettenmaier, D. P.; Ryan, M. G. 2008. Chapter 6 - Synthesis. In: Walsh, Margaret, ed. 2008. The effects of climate change on agriculture, land resources, water resources, and biodiversity in the United States. Synthesis and Assessment Product 4.3. Washington, DC: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Climate Change Science Program: 183-193

The preceding chapters have focused on the observed and potential impacts of climate variability and change on U.S. agriculture, land resources, water resources, and biodiversity. This section synthesizes information from those sectoral chapters to address a series of questions that were posed by the CCSP agencies in the prospectus for this report and formulate a set of overarching conclusions.

Keywords: climate change, Synthesis and Assessment Products, U.S. Climate Change Science Program (CCSP)

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Title: RMRS Other Publications: Chapter 6 - Synthesis
Electronic Publish Date: July 15, 2008
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