By John E. Oliver
This day, given the well-publicized affects of occasions reminiscent of El Niño, there's an unequaled public expertise of ways weather impacts the standard of lifestyles and atmosphere. Such expertise has created an expanding call for for exact climatological details. this data is now to be had in a single handy, available resource, the Encyclopedia of worldwide Climatology. This complete quantity covers the entire major subfields of climatology, offers info on climates in significant continental parts, and explains the intricacies of climatic strategies. the extent of presentation will meet the wishes of experts, collage scholars, and proficient laypersons.
A successor to the 1986 Encyclopedia of Climatology, this compendium offers a transparent rationalization of present wisdom and examine instructions in smooth climatology. This new encyclopedia emphasizes climatological advancements that experience developed during the last two decades. It deals greater than 2 hundred informative articles ready by way of a hundred and fifty specialists on a variety of topics, starting from typical parts of analysis to the newest examine stories.