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The U.S. Climate Change Science Program
for Fiscal Year 2008

A Report by the Climate Change Science Program and
The Subcommittee on Global Change Research
A Supplement to the President's Fiscal Year 2008 Budget


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Chapter References

The U.S. Climate Change Science Program for FY 2008 Chapter References

1)   IPCC, 2007: Climate Change 2007: The Physical Science Basis – Summary for Policymakers, Technical Summary, and Frequently Asked Questions [Solomon, S., D. Qin, M. Manning, Z. Chen, M.C. Marquis, K. Averyt, M. Tignor, and H.L. Miller (eds.)]. World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, 142 pp.

2)   NSTC Joint Subcommittee on Ocean Science and Technology, 2007: Charting the Course for Ocean Science in the United States for the Next Decade:  An Ocean Research Priorities Plan and Implementation Strategy. Washington, DC., 84 pp. Available at <>.

3)   Dirmeyer, P.A. and K.L. Brubaker, 2006: Trends in the Northern Hemisphere water cycle. Geophysical Research Letters, 33, L14712, doi:10.1029/2006GL026359.

4)   Rignot, E. and P. Kanagaratnam, 2006: Changes in the velocity structure of the Greenland Ice Sheet. Science, 311, 986.

5)   Velicognia, I. and J. Wahr, 2006: Measurements of time-variable gravity show mass loss in Antarctica. Science, 311, 1754.

6)   Stolarski, R.S., A.R. Douglass, M. Gupta, P.A. Newman, S. Pawson, M.R. Schoeberl, and J.E. Nielsen, 2006:  An ozone increase in the Antarctic summer stratosphere: A dynamical response to the ozone hole. Geophysical Research Letters, 33, L21805, doi:10.1029/2006GL026820.

7)   Jiang, X., S.J. Eichelberger, D.L. Hartmann, and Y.L. Yung, 2007: Influence of doubled CO2 on ozone via changes in the Brewer-Dobson Circulation. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences (in press).

8)   Wong, T., B.A. Wielicki, R.B. Lee, III, G.L. Smith, and K.A. Bush, 2006: Re-examination of the observed decadal variability of Earth radiation budget using altitude-corrected ERBE/ERBS nonscanner WFOV data. Journal of Climate, 19, 4028-4040.

9)   Emanuel, K., 2006: Climate and tropical cyclone activity: a new model downscaling approach. Journal of Climate, 19, 4797-4802.

10) Hoyos, C.D., P. Agudelo, P. Webster, and J. Curry, 2006: Deconvolution of the factors leading to the increase in global hurricane intensity. Science, 312, 94-97.

11) Kossin, J.P., K.R. Knapp, D.J. Vimont, R.J. Murnane, and B.A. Harper, 2007: A globally consistent reanalysis of hurricane variability and trends. Geophysical Research Letters, 34(4), L04815, doi:10.1029/2006GL028836.

12) Santer, B.D., T.M.L. Wigley, P.J. Gleckler, C. Bonfils, M.F. Wehner, K. AchutaRao, T.P. Barnett, J.S. Boyle, W. Brüggemann, M. Fiorino, N. Gillett, J.E. Hansen, P.D. Jones, S.A. Klein, G.A. Meehl, S.C.B. Raper, R.W. Reynolds, K.E. Taylor, and W.M. Washington, 2006: Forced and unforced ocean temperature changes in Atlantic and Pacific tropical cyclogenesis regions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 103, 13905-13910, doi:10.1073/pnas.0602861103.

13) Landsea, C.W., B.A. Harper, K. Hoarau, and J.A. Knaff, 2006: Can we detect trends in extreme tropical cyclones? Science, 313, 452-454.

14) Randerson, J.T., H. Liu, M.G. Flanner, S.D. Chambers, Y. Jin, P.G. Hess, G. Pfister, M.C. Mack, K.K. Treseder, L.R. Welp, F.S. Chapin, J.W. Harden, M.L. Goulden, E. Lyons, J.C. Neff, E.A.G. Schuur, C.S. Zender, 2006: The impact of boreal forest fire on climate warming. Science, 314, 1130-1132, doi:10.1126/science.1132075.

15) Zhou, G., S. Liu, Z. Li, D. Zhang, X. Tang, C. Zhou, J. Yan, and J. Mo, 2006: Old-growth forests can accumulate carbon in soils. Science, 314, 1417, doi:10.1126/science.1130168.

16) Urbanski, S., C. Barford, S. Wofsy, C. Kucharik, E. Pyle, J. Budney, K. McKain, D. Fitzjarrald, M. Czikowsky, and J.W. Munger, 2007: Factors controlling CO2 exchange on time scales from hourly to decadal at Harvard Forest. Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, G02020, doi:10.1029/2006JG000293.

17) Kueppers, L.M., M.A. Snyder, and L.C. Sloan, 2007: Irrigation cooling effect: Regional climate forcing by land-use change. Geophysical Research Letters, 34, L03703, doi:10.1029/2006GL028679.

18) Guo, L., and R.W. Macdonald, 2006: Source and transport of terrigenous organic matter in the upper Yukon River: Evidence from isotope (d13C, D14C, d15N) composition of dissolved, colloidal, and particulate phases. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 20, GB2011, doi:10.1029/2005GB002593.

19) Ovtchinnikov, M., T. Ackerman, R. Marchand, and M. Khairoutdinov, 2006: Evaluation of the multiscale modeling framework using data from the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Program. Journal of Climate, 19, 1716-1729, doi:10.1175/JCLI3699.1.

20) Loeb, N.G., B.A. Wielicki, F.G. Rose, and D.R. Doelling, 2006: Variability in global top-of-atmosphere shortwave radiation between 2000 and 2005. Geophysical Research Letters, 34, L03704, doi:10.1029/2006GL028196.

21) Soden, B.J. and I.M. Held, 2006: An assessment of climate feedbacks in coupled ocean-atmosphere models. Journal of Climate, 19, 3354-3360.

22) Held, I. and B. Soden, 2006: Robust responses of the hydrological cycle to global warming. Journal of Climate, 19, 5686-5699.

23) Stouffer, R.J., J. Yin, J.M. Gregory, K.W. Dixon, M.J. Spelman, W. Hurlin, A.J. Weaver, M. Eby, G.M. Flato, H. Hasumi, A. Hu, J.H. Jungclaus, I.V. Kamenkovich, A. Levermann, M. Montoya, S. Murakami, S. Nawrath, A. Oka, W.R. Peltier, D.Y. Robitaille, A. Sokolov, G. Vettoretti, and S.L. Weber, 2006: Investigating the causes of the response of the thermohaline circulation to past and future climate changes. Journal of Climate, 19, 1365-1387.

24) Kiehl, J.T. and C.A. Shields, 2005: Climate simulation of the latest Permian: Implications for mass extinction. Geology, 33, 757-760.

25) Hegerl, G.C., T.J. Crowley, W.T. Hyde, and D.J. Frame, 2006: Climate sensitivity constrained by temperature reconstructions over the past seven centuries. Nature, 440(7087), 1029-1032, doi:10.1038/nature04679.

26) Newman, P.A., E.R. Nash, S.R. Kawa, S.A. Montzka, and S.M. Schauffler, 2006: When will the Antarctic ozone hole recover? Geophysical Research Letters, 33, doi:10.1029/2005GL025232.

27) Potter, C., S. Klooster, S. Hiatt, M. Fladeland, V. Genovese, and P. Gross, 2007: Satellite-derived estimates of potential carbon sequestration through afforestation of agricultural lands in the United States. Climatic Change, 80, 323-336, doi:10.1007/s10584-006-9109-3.

28) Erickson, J.E., J.P. Megonigal, G. Peresta, and B.G. Drake, 2007: Salinity and sea level mediate elevated CO2 effects on C3 and C4 plant interactions and tissue nitrogen in a Chesapeake Bay tidal wetland. Global Change Biology, 13, 202-215, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2486.2006.01285.x.

29) Logan, J.A. and J.A. Powell, 2007: Ecological consequences of forest-insect disturbance altered by climate change. In Climate Change in Western North America: Evidence and Environmental Effects [Wagner, F.H. (ed.)]. University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City, Utah (in press).

30) Ducklow, H.W., K. Baker, D.G. Martinson, L.B. Quetin, R.M. Ross, R.C. Smith, S.E. Stammerjohn, M. Vernet, and W. Fraser, 2007: Marine pelagic ecosystems: The West Antarctic Peninsula. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 362(1477), 67-94, doi:10.1098/rstb.2006.1955.

31) Stirling, I. and C.L. Parkinson, 2006: Possible effects of climate warming on selected populations of polar bears in the Canadian Arctic. Arctic, 59(3), 261-275.

32) Sun, G., C. Li, C.C. Trettin, J. Lu, and S.G. McNulty, 2006: Simulating the biogeochemical cycles in cypress wetland-pine upland ecosystems at a landscape scale with the wetland-DNDC model. Hydrology and Management of Forested Wetlands, Proceedings of the International Conference 8-12 April 2006. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, MI.

33) Fan, Y., G. Miguez-Macho, C. Weaver, R. Walko, and A. Robock, 2007: Incorporating water table dynamics in climate modeling, part I: water table observations and the equilibrium water table. Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, D10125, doi: 10.1029/2006JD008111.

34) Jayawickreme, D.H. and D.W. Hyndman, 2007: Evaluating the influence of land cover on seasonal water budgets using NEXRAD rainfall and streamflow data. Water Resources Research, 43, W02408, doi:10.1029/2005WR004460.

35) Marshall, P.A. and H.Z. Schuttenberg, 2006: A Reef Manager’s Guide to Coral Bleaching. Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Townsville, Australia, 163 pp.

36) Birdsey, R.A. 2006. Carbon accounting rules and guidelines for the United States forest sector. Journal of Environmental Quality, 35, 1518-1524.

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