Essays about: "RCP8.5"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the word RCP8.5.

  1. 1. Climate change effects on the sub-Saharan agriculture- a case study in Kenya on maize growth and adaptation options

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Alessia Signorelli; [2019]
    Keywords : physical geography; sub-saharan africa; agriculture; maize; climate change; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Climate change is progressively advancing, and is affecting the entire globe, with some areas more vulnerable than others. Among them, the sub-Saharan Africa, with a very low adaptive capacity, mainly relies on one economic sector: agriculture. Due to its high climate-dependency, agriculture is at elevated risk. READ MORE

  2. 2. Present and Future Extreme Weather in Sweden According to the d4PDF

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Dennis Davour; [2019]
    Keywords : Climate change; extreme weather; climate database; statistical analysis; RCP8.5; d4PDF; SMHI; return periods; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Natural events that happen more rarely have historically been more difficult to study and continue to require different methods. For example, rare occurrences of natural disasters and weather events can have return periods of thousands of years but because of their large impact are very important to study. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hur kan Östersjöns salinitet påverkas av ett förändrat klimat?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Energy and Technology

    Author : Jonathan Lindén; [2019]
    Keywords : Östersjön; salinitet; salthalt; klimatförändringar;

    Abstract : The Baltic Sea is one of the largest brackish seas in the world, with a characteristic salinity gradient from its northernmost point southward towards the Danish Straits. This gradient is caused by a high freshwater input from its surrounding catchment areas. READ MORE

  4. 4. Climate Change and Precipitation Variability Influence on the Greenland Ice Sheet

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Förbränningsfysik

    Author : Jennie Olsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Physics; Ice Sheet; Surface Mass Balance; SMB; Representative Concentration Pathways; RCP; Climate Change; Greenland; Precipitation; Precipitation Variability; Glaciers; Glacier; Meteorology; Greenhouse Effect; Greenhouse Gas; Future Climate; Climate; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : Climate changes have a large impact on precipitation patterns and precipitation variability change. With this in mind, precipitation over Greenland is studied. This is done for present day precipitation model data from 1991-2010 compared to future model simulations of precipitation for 2081-2100. READ MORE

  5. 5. Invasion-analysis of stage-structured populations in temporally-varying environments

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för fysik

    Author : Samuel Brändström; [2018]
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    Abstract : Climate change may cause epidemic threats as species spreading human diseases invades previously unpopulated areas. A species can establish in new areas if they fulfills an invasion criterion. READ MORE