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climate of the Mackenzie Valley-Beaufort Sea

B.M Burns

climate of the Mackenzie Valley-Beaufort Sea

by B.M Burns

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Published by Environment Canada, Atmospheric Environment in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beaufort Sea -- Climate,
  • Mackenzie Valley -- Climate

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesClimatological studies -- no. 24
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC985.5N7 B87
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18540782M

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    tions from to for the Mackenzie Delta and near-shore Beaufort Sea. The current study addresses this request by examining Global Climate Model (GCM) projected climate changes over oceanic and land areas of the Mackenzie Delta and near-shore Beaufort Sea. It also explores other climate-related issues including. The Mackenzie River in Canada plays a major role in Arctic climate as warmer fresh water mixes with cold seawater. This image was taken by the Operational Land .

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Climate of the Mackenzie Valley-Beaufort Sea by B.M Burns Download PDF EPUB FB2

Climate of the Mackenzie Valley - Beaufort Sea. Toronto, Environment Canada, Atmospheric Environment, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: B M Burns; Canada.

Atmospheric Environment Service. The climate of the Mackenzie River valley, like the climate of any region, is fundamentally determined by the absorption of solar radiation by the Earth’s surface and atmosphere. Impact and Adaptation to Climate Change for Fish and Marine Mammals in the Canadian Beaufort Sea The Beaufort Sea Project for Climate Change is being implemented in various stages and locations.

There has been an initial research period in Canada from toan European research period from onwards, and a second research period in. The Beaufort Sea (French: Mer de Beaufort) is a marginal sea of the Arctic Ocean, located north of the Northwest Territories, climate of the Mackenzie Valley-Beaufort Sea book Yukon, and Alaska, and west of Canada's Arctic sea is named after Sir Francis Beaufort, a Mackenzie River, the longest in Canada, empties into the Canadian part of the Beaufort Sea west of Tuktoyaktuk, which is one of the few permanent Average depth: m ( ft).

Hourly data from climatological stations in the Mackenzie River valley-Beaufort Sea area of northern Canada have been examined to determine the relationships between cloud type and amount, precipitation, and surface temperatures.

During all seasons, stratocumulus is the dominant cloud type for both precipitating and non-precipitating by: The climate of the Mackenzie Valley: Beaufort Sea / by B.M. Burns. QC C5 NO V.2 The climate of the Canadian arctic islands and adjacent waters = Le climat des îles arctiques et des eaux adjacentes du Canada / by J.

Maxwell. In Julyseveral scientists from the Mackenzie GEWEX (Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment) Study, known as MAGS, met with aboriginal people in. Even with these considerations one is left with the uncomfortable feeling TABLE I Figures used to estimate fluxes Mackenzie River input: Avg: flow rate Yearly volume Avg.

particulate transport (June-Sept) Yearly particulate transport Beaufort Sea: Volume out to m isobath Surface area out to m isobath Barite disposal: Per day Total at a. 1. Introduction [2] Global warming is expected to have serious consequences on cold region phenomena, including the degradation of permafrost, defined as ground (soil or rock) that remains at or below 0°C for at least two consecutive years.

There is a general agreement that the thawing of permafrost can lead to widespread changes in the cold region landscape [Nelson et al., ; Smith. The formation of a low-pressure system in north-central British Columbia, and the development of a strong high centered over the south coast of the Beaufort Sea, resulted in a strong northeasterly surface wind over the eastern ranges of the southern Mackenzie Mountains July The Mackenzie is the largest north-flowing river in North America, and the fourth largest discharging into the Arctic Ocean, after the Yenesi, Lena and Ob in the USSR (Todd ).

The Mackenzie system drains million km’ and has a mean annual flow of about 10 m 3 s −1 (Todd ; Mackenzie River Basin Committee, MRBC ). This interdisciplinary book is primarily directed at students and lecturers of the environmental disciplines to provide an overview of the possible impacts of climate change on the Baltic Sea.

It is also intended to serve as a background reference for scientists and policy makers, both for the Baltic Sea. A heavily laden canoe on the Mackenzie River. Although this book is a guide book in the traditional sense, boasting over 60 beautifully illustrated maps, its got a whole lot more going for it.

Michelle expertly weaves in myths and legends of the native people, and adds in interesting quotes from people who have traveled before her. Energy giant Woodside Petroleum is facing calls to pay more than $m to clean up a moribund oil production site in the Timor Sea, after a government.

Mackenzie endorsed carbon pricing but said it was not enough to combat the looming threat of mass extinctions and major sea rises. BHP reveals. “The US consumes one-sixth of the world’s energy,” says Kevin Book, an analyst at Clearview Energy Partners, a Washington consultancy.

“The election in could have a lot to do with how. The Beaufort Sea is a marginal sea of the Arctic Ocean, north of the Northwest Territories, the Yukon, and Alaska, west of Canada's Arctic sea is named after hydrographer Sir Francis Mackenzie River empties into the Canadian part of the sea.

Tuktoyaktuk is one of the few permanent settlements on the sea shores. The sea is frozen over most of the year. The region’s climate is further influenced by dynamical forcing from synoptic-scale pressure centers located in the North Pacific and north of Alaska.

precipitation, and surface temperature in the Mackenzie River valley-Beaufort Sea area. Climate, 9, Kahl, J.D., Characteristics of the low-level temperature inversion. CLIMATE AND METEOROLOGY The Climate of the Mackenzie Valley-Beaufort Sea, Volume I, by B.M.

BURNS,Climatological Studies No. 24, Environment Canada, Toronto,xvii pp., paper $ A broad overview of climatic factors with emphasis placed on probability estimates of extremes of precipitation, temperature, and winds, and duration of.

River deltas—like those at the mouth of the Mississippi, Nile, or Ganges—barely rise above sea level. Among the regions most imperiled by climate change, they barely rise to the level of. Brian Castner is a former Explosive Ordnance Disposal officer who received a Bronze Star for his service in the Iraq War.

He is the author of two books, The Long Walk () and All the Ways We Kill and Die (), and the co-editor of the anthology The Road Ahead (). His journalism and essays have appeared in Esquire, Wired, Vice, the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Atlantic, and.

The spatial and temporal cloud coverage derived by CloudSat, CERES, ISCCP satellite observations and their relationship with GPCP and TRMM precipitation in West, East and South of Africa were analyzed in this study.

CloudSat, CERES and ISCCP show that the high spatial cloud coverage is more frequent in equatorial regions mainly due to more strong convection than other regions.DC Office: New York Ave NW Suites & Washington, DC