Posted in Environmental Science

James B. Elsner,A. Birol Kara's Hurricanes of the North Atlantic: Climate and Society PDF

By James B. Elsner,A. Birol Kara

ISBN-10: 0195125088

ISBN-13: 9780195125085

known as the best storms on this planet, hurricanes of the North Atlantic Ocean usually reason large social and fiscal upheaval within the usa, Mexico, and the Caribbean. And with the expanding improvement of coastal components, the influence of those storms will most probably bring up. This booklet presents a finished research of North Atlantic hurricanes and what they suggest to society. it truly is meant as an middleman among storm weather examine and the clients of storm info. themes contain the climatology of tropical cyclones commonly and people of the North Atlantic particularly; the foremost North Atlantic hurricanes, targeting U.S. landfalling storms; the prediction types utilized in forecasting; and societal vulnerability to hurricanes, together with rules for modeling the connection among climatological facts and research within the social and financial sciences.

Show description

Read Online or Download Hurricanes of the North Atlantic: Climate and Society PDF

Similar environmental science books

Download e-book for iPad: Lightning: Physics and Effects by Vladimir A. Rakov,Martin A. Uman

Lightning: Physics and results is the 1st publication that covers basically all points of lightning, together with lightning physics, lightning defense and the interplay of lightning with various gadgets and structures in addition to with the surroundings. it truly is written in a method that may be available to the technical non-expert and is addressed to an individual drawn to lightning and its results.

The Nature of Ball Lightning - download pdf or read online

In 1837 a entire dialogue of lightning seemed within the Annual of the French Bureau des Longitudes with a piece on ball lightning which supplied for the 1st time a available resource within the medical literature of the fundamental homes of this curious ordinary phenomenon. the writer, Francois Arago, used to be the dominant effect within the French Academy of Sciences within the 19th century, having join that august physique on the age of twenty-three.

Download e-book for kindle: The Biogeochemical Cycle of Silicon in the Ocean (Focus) by Bernard Quéguiner

Within the biogeochemical dynamics of marine ecosystems, silicon is a big aspect whose function has, for a very long time, been underestimated. it really is despite the fact that quintessential to the task of numerous biomineralizing marine organisms, a few of which play an important function within the organic pump of oceanic carbon.

Read e-book online Lebensbilder: Eine Auseinandersetzung mit der gelebten Zeit PDF

In ihren kurzen Erlebnisbildern beschreibt die Autorin mannigfaltige Spielarten des Lebens. Dabei ist ihr Blick auf Welt und Menschen teils heiter, teils melancholisch, teils verstörend. Der facettenreichen Sprache entspricht die Auswahl der von ihr aufgenommenen Lichtbilder.

Extra info for Hurricanes of the North Atlantic: Climate and Society

Example text

Download PDF sample

Hurricanes of the North Atlantic: Climate and Society by James B. Elsner,A. Birol Kara

by Donald

Rated 4.44 of 5 – based on 34 votes