Piecing Together Australia's Climate Change Picture
Considine, Mary-Lou, Ecos
CSIRO researchers have been playing a leading role in tracking the emerging signals of climate change, advancing understanding about how the phenomenon will impact the Asia-Pacific region.
CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research scientists contributed to recent studies identifying an acceleration of carbon dioxide emissions beyond current estimates; a weakening of the Southern Ocean's capacity to absorb carbon dioxide; temperature changes in the Indian Ocean affecting ocean currents and mainland rainfall; and the crucial role played by tropical forests in reducing greenhouse gases.
A team led by Dr Mike Raupach from CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research has reported …
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Publication information: Article title: Piecing Together Australia's Climate Change Picture. Contributors: Considine, Mary-Lou - Author. Magazine title: Ecos. Issue: 137 Publication date: June-July 2007. Page number: 4. © 1999 CSIRO Publishing. COPYRIGHT 2007 Gale Group.
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