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Spotlight on Lake Tahoe: Climate change brings earlier springs and less snow for famous ski resort

This is the first installment of a new, regular series in The Hot Zone that spotlights the local effects of climate change in different places in the world. As the globe heats up, it’s becoming apparent that the effects are not uniform everywhere. Some places are getting wetter, some places drier, species are shifting in different ways with dramatic implications for ecosystems. The predominating force shaping the future of the local environment differs as well. In the oceans, acidification... [Read more]

Posted by Alison Hawkes on November 19, 2010 No Comments »
Category : Climate Science and Scientists, The man made climate

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