The Climate of the Mediterranean Region

Written By P. Lionello
The Climate of the Mediterranean Region
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 19 April 2012
  • ISBN : 0123914779
  • Pages : 592 pages
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Download or read book entitled The Climate of the Mediterranean Region by author: P. Lionello which was release on 19 April 2012 and published by Elsevier with total page 592 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The Mediterranean region contains a diverse and interesting climate ranging from areas with permanent glaciers to areas of subtropical, semiarid regions. The region is potentially sensitive to climate change and its progress has environmental, social, and economic implications within and beyond the region. Produced by the Mediterranean Climate Variability and Predictability Research Networking Project, this book reviews the evolution of the Mediterranean climate over the past two millennia with projections further into the twenty-first century as well as examining in detail various aspects of the Mediterranean region’s climate including evolution, atmospheric variables, and oceanic and land elements. Integrated with this, the book also considers the social and economic problems or vulnerabilities associated with the region. Written and reviewed by multiple researchers to ensure a high level of information presented clearly, Mediterranean Climate Variables will be an invaluable source of information for geologists, oceanographers, and anyone interested in learning more about the Mediterranean climate. Written by leading experts in the field Presents clear, compelling, and concise evidence Includes the latest thinking in Mediterranean climate research

The Climate of the Mediterranean Region

The Climate of the Mediterranean Region
  • Author : P. Lionello
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-04-19
  • Total pages : 592
  • ISBN : 0123914779
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Summary : The Mediterranean region contains a diverse and interesting climate ranging from areas with permanent glaciers to areas of subtropical, semiarid regions. The region is potentially sensitive to climate change and its progress has environmental, social, and economic implications within and beyond the region. Produced by the Mediterranean Climate Variability and ...

Mediterranean Climate

Mediterranean Climate
  • Author : Hans-Jürgen Bolle
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Total pages : 371
  • ISBN : 0123914779
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Summary : Mohamed Larbi Selassi Deputy Director of the National Meteorology, Morocco Welcome address (translated from French) WMO, WCRP, Medias-France and scientific institutions representatives, ladies and gentlemen, to thank WMO and MEDIAS-France, who have honoured us by I want first organizing the two workshops, climate indices in Africa and data assessment for ...

The Mediterranean region under climate change

The Mediterranean region under climate change
  • Author : Collectif
  • Publisher : IRD Éditions
  • Release Date : 2018-11-19
  • Total pages : 736
  • ISBN : 0123914779
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Summary : This book has been published by Allenvi (French National Alliance for Environmental Research) to coincide with the 22nd Conference of Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP22) in Marrakesh. It is the outcome of work by academic researchers on both sides of the Mediterranean and provides ...

Storminess and Environmental Change

Storminess and Environmental Change
  • Author : Nazzareno Diodato,Gianni Bellocchi
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2014-01-23
  • Total pages : 283
  • ISBN : 0123914779
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Summary : This book describes recent developments in the modeling of hydro-climatological processes in time and space. The topic brings together a wide range of disciplines, such as climatology, hydrology, geomorphology and ecology, with examples of problems and related modeling approaches. Parsimonious hydro-climatological models hold the potential to simulate the combined effects ...

Mediterranean Climate Variability

Mediterranean Climate Variability
  • Author : P. Lionello,Paola Malanotte-Rizzoli,R. Boscolo
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2006-08-22
  • Total pages : 438
  • ISBN : 0123914779
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Summary : This multi-authored book provides an updated description of climate variability in the Mediterranean basin, focusing on decadal and centennial time scales and on the results available on the impact of future emission scenarios at regional scale. The authors describs both local physical processes responsible for these variability - such as ...

Regional Assessment of Climate Change in the Mediterranean

Regional Assessment of Climate Change in the Mediterranean
  • Author : Antonio Navarra,Laurence Tubiana
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-02-28
  • Total pages : 338
  • ISBN : 0123914779
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Summary : Volume 1 of a three-volume final report describes, synthesizes and analyzes the results of the four-year Integrated Research Project CIRCE – Climate Change and Impact Research: Mediterranean Environment, funded by the EU 6th Framework Programme. Conducted under the auspices of the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology in Rome, Italy, CIRCE was ...

Hydrological Socioeconomic and Ecological Impacts of the North Atlantic Oscillation in the Mediterranean Region

Hydrological  Socioeconomic and Ecological Impacts of the North Atlantic Oscillation in the Mediterranean Region
  • Author : Sergio M. Vicente-Serrano,Ricardo M. Trigo
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2011-06-17
  • Total pages : 236
  • ISBN : 0123914779
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Summary : The Mediterranean basin represents one of the most important “hot spots” of climate change in the world, with recent trends towards a hotter and drier climate being related to changes in atmospheric circulation patterns. Such changes can have significant impacts in the climate of this region but also on the ...

Special Issue on the Climate of the Mediterranean Region

Special Issue on the Climate of the Mediterranean Region
  • Author : Piero Lionello
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 2038
  • ISBN : 0123914779
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Summary : Read online Special Issue on the Climate of the Mediterranean Region written by Piero Lionello, published by which was released on 2014. Download full Special Issue on the Climate of the Mediterranean Region Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Regional Climate Variability and its Impacts in the Mediterranean Area

Regional Climate Variability and its Impacts in the Mediterranean Area
  • Author : A. Mellouki,A.R. Ravishankara
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2007-10
  • Total pages : 316
  • ISBN : 0123914779
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Summary : This book details the findings and suggestions from a NATO workshop that examined regional climate variability and its impacts in the Mediterranean area, which was held in Marrakech, Morocco, November 2006. This NATO workshop was set up to discuss the issues facing the region in general and the influence of chemical ...

Mediterranean Ecogeography

Mediterranean Ecogeography
  • Author : Harriett Allen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-09-25
  • Total pages : 286
  • ISBN : 0123914779
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Summary : A core textbook series that aims to provide students with accessible, up-to-date accounts of Ecogeography - the marriage of ecology with geography - in the primary terrestrial and marine environments. This is the first book in the series on Mediterranean Ecogeography. Biological diversity in the Mediterranean Basin is amongst the ...

Mediterranean Climate Phenomena

Mediterranean Climate Phenomena
  • Author : Hendrik Bergers
  • Publisher : GRIN Verlag
  • Release Date : 2014-08-05
  • Total pages : 14
  • ISBN : 0123914779
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Summary : Seminar paper from the year 2013 in the subject Geography / Earth Science - Meteorology, Aeronomy, Climatology, grade: 85%, Ruhr-University of Bochum, language: English, abstract: The Mediterranean Sea is an almost enclosed basin with a coverage of 4000 km in west-east and 1200 km in north-south direction. Many European, North African and Middle Eastern states ...

Natural Environment and Culture in the Mediterranean Region II

Natural Environment and Culture in the Mediterranean Region II
  • Author : Recep Efe,Munir Ozturk,Ibrahim Atalay
  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release Date : 2011-05-25
  • Total pages : 540
  • ISBN : 0123914779
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Summary : The Mediterranean Basin is the largest of the five Mediterranean-climate regions, and one of the largest archipelagos in the world. The basin is located at the intersection of two major landmasses, Eurasia and Africa; and has around five thousand islands, which contribute much to its high diversity and spectacular scenery. ...

Environmental Issues in the Mediterranean

Environmental Issues in the Mediterranean
  • Author : John B. Thornes,John Wainwright
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2004-03-01
  • Total pages : 512
  • ISBN : 0123914779
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Summary : The Mediterranean has been subject to changing human settlement and land use patterns for millennia, and has a history of human exploitation in an inherently unstable landscape. Environmental Issues in the Mediterranean reviews both physical and social aspects of this region, in relation to its environment. Ideal for students who ...

Implications of Expected Climate Changes in the Mediterranean Region

Implications of Expected Climate Changes in the Mediterranean Region
  • Author : G. Sestini,Giuliano Sestini,L. Jeftic,John D. Milliman
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1989
  • Total pages : 46
  • ISBN : 0123914779
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Summary : Read online Implications of Expected Climate Changes in the Mediterranean Region written by G. Sestini,Giuliano Sestini,L. Jeftic,John D. Milliman, published by which was released on 1989. Download full Implications of Expected Climate Changes in the Mediterranean Region Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Climate Change in the Mediterranean and Middle Eastern Region

Climate Change in the Mediterranean and Middle Eastern Region
  • Author : Walter Leal,Evangelos Manolas
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2021-08-22
  • Total pages : 290
  • ISBN : 0123914779
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Summary : This book serves the purpose of showcasing some of the works in respect of applied research, field projects, and best practice to foster climate change adaptation across the region. Climate change is having a much greater impact in the Mediterranean than the global average. In the Paris Climate Agreement, the ...