Sources of research on global warming and climate:


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Brasseur, Orlando, & Tyndall, eds. Atmospheric Chemistry and Global Change, New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. p. 9.

Brooks , Thomas M., et. al. “Habitat Loss and Extinction in the Hotspots of Biodiversity,” Conservation Biology, Volume 16 Issue 4 August 2002, Page 909.

Burns, Catherine E. Johnston, Kevin M. and Schmitz, Oswald J. “Global Climate Change and mammalian species diversity in U.S. national parks.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) September 30, 2003, (Volume 100: no. 20), pp. 11474-11477.

Bush, Mark. Ecology of a Changing Planet. Upper Saddle River, N. J.: Prentice-Hall, 2000. pp. 361-368.

Cairncross, Frances. Costing The Earth. Boston, Ma.: Harvard Business School Press, 1992, pp. 18-19, 111, 155-165.

Christianson, Gale. Greenhouse, New York, N. Y.: Walker and Company, 1999.

Darbee, Peter A.  Testimony of Peter A. Darbee. Chairman, CEO and President PG&E Corporation, Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate Hearing on the U.S. Climate Action Partnership Report  (February 13, 2007), page 1.

Department of the Environment and Heritage, “Climate Change Impacts on Biodiversity in Australia.” Outcomes of a workshop sponsored by the Biological Diversity Advisory Committee, 1-2 Oct. 2002, Aug. 2003, Chapter 6.

Epstein, P. R., T. E. Ford, and R. R. Colwell. “Health and climate change: Marine ecosystems.” The Lancet 342: 1993. Pp. 1216-19.

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, “Climate Change 2007: The Physical Science Basis, Summary for Policymakers, Contribution of Working Group I to the Fourth Assessment Report,” pp. 8, 14-18.

Malcolm, Jay R., Liu, Canran, Neilson, Ronald P., Hansen, Lara, Hannah, Lee  “Global Warming and Extinctions of Endemic Species from Biodiversity Hotspots,” Conservation Biology, Volume 20 Issue 2, April 2006. Page 538-548.

Midgley, et. al. “Assessing the Vulnerability of species richness to anthropogenic climate change in a biodiversity hotspot.” Global Ecology and Biogeography, November, 2002, Volume 11, Issue 6, page 445.

Parmesan , Camille. ‘”Ecological and Evolutionary Responses to Recent Climate Change,’’ The Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics, on August 24, 2006 , p. 637.

Peters, Robert L. & Lovejoy, Thomas E. eds. Global Warming and Biological Diversity: New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1992. p. 318.

Pounds, J. Alan. Fogden, Michael P. L. & Campbell, John H. “Biological response to climate change on a tropical mountain,” Nature. Volume 398: #15, April 1999. pp, 611-615.

Pounds,  J. Alan et. al. “Widespread amphibian extinctions from epidemic disease driven by global warming.” Nature, Vol 439: #12, January 2006, pp. 161-167.

Joseph Romm, Cool Companies: How the Best Businesses Boost Profits and Productivity by Cutting Greenhouse Gas Emissions. New York: Island Press, 1999. “The big companies held hostage by increasingly unreliable electric supplies stand to gain the most by reducing demand, as a few already understand. For many years, IBM and Johnson & Johnson have surpassed their respective goals of cutting energy use 4 percent and 3 percent per year.” quoted in Joseph Romm, “With Energy, We're Simply Too Demanding,” The Washington Post. Outlook Section, Sunday, August 1, 1999; Page B-02.

Sachs, Jeffrey D. “Fiddling While the Planet Burns,” Scientific American. 295:4 (October 2006), p. 39.

Watson, et. al. eds. Climate Change 1995: Impacts, Adaptations and Mitigation of Climate Change: Scientific-Technical Analyses [IPCC Working Group II], Cambridge,U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 1996. p. 5.

Weart,  Spencer R. The Discovery of Global Warming. Cambridge: Harvard U. Press, 2003.

Wilson, Edward O. The Future of Life, New York, W. W. Norton, 2000, p. 23.

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