Title The unusual nature of recent snowpack declines in the North American Cordillera
Author Pederson, G.T.; Gray, S.T.; Woodhouse, C.A.; Betancourt, J.L.; Fagre, D.B.; Graumlich, L.J.
Author Affil Pederson, G.T., U. S. Geological Survey, Bozeman, MT. Other: University of Arizona; University of Washington; Aurora Ontario, Canada; University of Western Ontario, Canada
Source Science, 333(6040), p.332-335, . Publisher: American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC, United States. ISSN: 0036- 8075
Publication Date July 16, 2011
Notes In English. NSF grants GSS-0620793 and DEB-0734277; published online 9 june 2011 in Sciencexpress. 32 refs. GeoRef Acc. No: 309888
Index Terms climatic change; hydrology; meltwater; paleoclimatology; snow; snow cover; snow cover distribution; snowmelt; river flow; water supply; watersheds; Colorado River; Columbia River; United States--Missouri River; North America--North American Cordillera; United States--North America-- Rocky Mountains; annual variations; climate change; decadal variations; Missouri River; North America; North American Cordillera; reconstruction; Rocky Mountains; seasonal variations; snowpack; streamflow; U. S. Rocky Mountains; United States
URL http://hdl.handle.net/10.1126/science.1201570
Publication Type journal article
Record ID 65004738