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Impacts of Regional Changes on Climate and Aquatic Systems

  • Charles Cooper
  • Pedro J. Depetris
  • James Ehleringer
  • Richard Fisher
  • Stuart Hurlbert
  • Stephen Schneider
  • Jay Zieman

Abstract

Man lives on a finite earth. Neither the full range of opportunities and alternatives nor the ultimate limits to his use of that earth are yet known. It is increasingly clear, however, that land, water, and atmosphere are intimately linked through complex biological and geophysical processes without respect to national political boundaries or even to continental limits. “Action at a distance” is indeed an accurate metaphor to describe the interregional and international impacts of one major ecosystem upon another.

Keywords

Regional Change Amazon Basin Tropical Ecosystem Silver Iodide Fragile Ecosystem 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Charles Cooper
  • Pedro J. Depetris
  • James Ehleringer
  • Richard Fisher
  • Stuart Hurlbert
  • Stephen Schneider
  • Jay Zieman

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