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Tropical Storm Isaac by Night 13
Temperature Change Varies by Region -.14 nca4 Appendix 5: Frequently Asked Questions
Flooding in New Orleans from Hurricane Katrina 14
Glacier Retreat over the Past Century 14
Irrigation of Beans in Brazil 14
Land Cover Change in Eastern U.S. Ecosystems, 1972-2000 14
NMME Precipitation and Temperature Predictions 14
Partially Bleached Pacific Coral Reef 14
Satellite Monitoring of Crop Yields 14
Annual Precipitation, Tropical Western Pacific and Southern Great Plains 14
Forest Cover of Madagascar 15
Average Global Temperature Is Increasing -.15 nca4 Appendix 5: Frequently Asked Questions
Human Appropriation of Net Primary Production 15
Mexico City Metropolitan Area 15
Modeling the Climate System 15
Satellite Images of Closed- and Open-Celled Clouds 15
Short-Lived Air Pollutants Influence Temperature Trends 15
GEO Societal Benefits Focus 16
Hurricane Charley, 13 August 2004 16
Modeling the Diumal Cycle of Precipitation 16
North American Terrestrial Carbon Sink 16
September Arctic Ice Extent (1979-2007) 16
Surface Calibration of Satellite Ocean Color Observations 16
Record Warm Years -.16 nca4 Appendix 5: Frequently Asked Questions
GISS GCM Seasonal Mean Precipiation Bias 17
ICARTT Observation Regions 17
National Land Cover Database - Example 17
North Carolina Coast after Hurricane Floyd 17
Surface Temperature Change Relative to 1870-1899 Baseline 17
Trends in Soil Moisture 17
U.S. Annual Average Temperature -.17 nca4 Appendix 5: Frequently Asked Questions
Short-Term Variability Versus Long-Term Trend -.18 nca4 Appendix 5: Frequently Asked Questions
High-Latitude Trends in Moisture Recycling Ratio 18
Land-Atmosphere Coupling Strength 18
North American Regional Reanalysis (NARR) Precipitation Data 18
Spring Dust Storm Smothers Beijing 18
Surface Warming (Relative to 1980-1999) 18
Speedups and Slowdowns in Warming -.19 nca4 Appendix 5: Frequently Asked Questions
High-Level Cloud Fraction 19
Pacific Decadal Oscillation 19
Percent Tree Cover, Herbaceous Cover, and Bare Ground 19
Trend in Precipitation Minus Evaporation 19
Trends in Surface Temperature and Vegetation Greenness (a) 19
1,700 Years of Global Temperature Change -.2 nca4 Appendix 5: Frequently Asked Questions
Air Pollution Plume Moving Over the Pacific (a) 2
Alaskan Glacier Mass Balance 2
AmeriFlux Research Tower 2
Arctic Minimum Sea-Ice Extent 2
Arctic Perennial Sea Ice, 1979 2
Observed Average Wind Speed in 2010 2
Reported Cases of Dengue 1980-1999 2
Climate-Induced Changes in Animal Migration 2
CO2 Partial Pressure at the Ocean Surface 2
Confidence / Likelihood -.2 climate-science-special-report Front Matter
Conservation Project in Tama County, IA 2
Climate Change and Health -.2 usgcrp-climate-human-health-assessment-2016 Executive Summary
Example of Increasing Spatial Resolution of Climate Models -.2 usgcrp-climate-human-health-assessment-2016 Appendix 1: Technical Support Document
NCA4 Authorship Models -.2 nca4 Appendix 1: Report Development Process
Projected changes in global surface temperature and precipitation -.2 usda-climate-change-global-food-security-us-food-system-2015 Executive Summary
Human Activities Are the Primary Driver of Recent Global Temperature Rise -.2 climate-science-special-report Executive Summary
U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service regions, and National Forests within regions -.2 usgcrp-climate-change-adaptation-united-states-federal-natural-resource-science-management-agencies-synthesis-2015 Adaptation Efforts by U.S. Natural Resource Science and Management Agencies
Extreme Temperature and Precipitation Events -.20 nca4 Appendix 5: Frequently Asked Questions
The Impact of Carbon-Climate Feedback on Carbon Storage 20
Projected Frequency of Intense Hurricanes 20
Sea Surface Temperature, Northwest Pacific Ocean 20
Observed Trends in Groundwater Input and Annual Flow - Yukon River 20
Trends in Surface Temperature and Vegetation Greenness (b) 20
Category 4 and 5 Hurricane Formation: Now and in the Future -.21 nca4 Appendix 5: Frequently Asked Questions
Influence of Relative Humidity on Climate Cooling Effect 21
Projection of Development Patterns in 2030 21
Southwest Area Fire Risk Outlook 21
Urban Population Density of North America 21
U.S. Drought Monitor (30 October 2007) 21
Americans Respond to the Impacts of Climate Change -.22 nca4 Appendix 5: Frequently Asked Questions
Integrated Ocean Drilling Platform 22
Reduction in Amazon Cloud Cover due to Smoke 22
Terrestrial Net Primary Productivity 22
The Water Cycle 22
Benefit of Earlier Action to Reduce Emissions -.23 nca4 Appendix 5: Frequently Asked Questions
Landsat-7 Data Gap Correction: Washington Dulles International Airport 23
Retreating Margin of the Larsen B Ice Shelf 23
Total Ozone Over Antarctica 23
Landsat Mosaic over Lake Michigan 24
Pathways to Carbon Emissions Reduction -.24 nca4 Appendix 5: Frequently Asked Questions
Simulated and Observed Stratospheric Temperature Changes 24
Water Vapor over ARM Southern Great Plains Site 24
Landsat Thermatic Mapper vs. Ikonos 25
Relative Sea Level Projected to Rise Along Most U.S. Coasts -.25 nca4 Appendix 5: Frequently Asked Questions
U.S. Climate Extremes Index 25
LEDAPS Forest Disturbance Mapping 26
Annual Minimum Sea Ice Extent Decreasing -.26 nca4 Appendix 5: Frequently Asked Questions
Worst Summer 3-Day Heat Events 26
Linear Trends in the Palmer Drought Serverity Index (PDSI) from 1948 to 2002 27
Decreasing Arctic Sea Ice Extent -.27 nca4 Appendix 5: Frequently Asked Questions
Greenland and Antarctica Are Losing Ice -.28 nca4 Appendix 5: Frequently Asked Questions
New York Climate and Health Project: Model Projections 28
Niwot Ridge Ameriflux Site, Colorado 29
Projected Changes in Maximum Fish Catch Potential -.29 nca4 Appendix 5: Frequently Asked Questions
Air Pollution Plume Moving Over the Pacific (b) 3
Distribution of AmeriFlux Clusters and Wet Nitrogen Deposition 3