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Main Title Climate change and Washington.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Policy, Planning and Evaluation.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Policy,
Year Published 1997
Report Number EPA 230-F-97-008uu; EPA/230/F-97/008UU
Stock Number PB2001-101207
OCLC Number 45746869
Subjects Greenhouse gases--United States--Prevention ; Climatic changes--Washington (State) ; Global temperature changes
Additional Subjects Climate changes ; Washington ; Precipitation ; Air pollution effects ; Human health ; Greenhouse gases ; Emissions ; Agriculture ; Water resources ; Forests ; Ecosystems ; Concentrations
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ESAD  EPA 230-F-97-008uu Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 01/26/2001
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Collation {4} p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Abstract The earth's climate is predicted to change because human activities are altering the chemical composition of the atmosphere through the buildup of greenhouse gases -- primarily carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide, and chlorofluorocarbons. The heat-trapping property of these greenhouse gases is undisputed. Although there is uncertainty about exactly how and when the earth's climate will respond to enhanced concentrations of greenhouse gases, observations indicate that detectable changes are under way. There most likely will be increases in temperature and changes in precipitation, soil moisture, and sea level, which could have adverse effects on many ecological systems, as well as on human health and the economy. Contents: The climate system; Emissions of greenhouse gases; Concentrations of greenhouse gases; Current climatic changes; Future climatic changes; Local climate changes; Human health; Agriculture; Water resources; Forests; Ecosystems.
Notes Caption title. "September 1997." "EPA 230-F-97-008uu."
Place Published {Washington, D.C.?} :
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Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Policy.
PUB Date Free Form {1997}
NTIS Prices PC A02/MF A01
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
OCLC Time Stamp 20010118150357
Language eng
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OCLC Rec Leader 00828nam 2200253Ka 45010