Climate Change in Illinois: Past, Present, and Future

Jim Angel

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Abstract

Contrasts natural climate change during the earth's history with recent human-driven change. Discusses predictive models for changes in temperature and precipitation, and the implications for Illinois. Concludes Illinois is getting warmer and wetter, with potential for more flooding, heat waves with associated losses in health and wealth.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationBuilding Resiliency in the Face of Risk
PublisherPrairie Research Institute
StatePublished - Jun 2017

Keywords

  • ISWS

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