(1990). 2.3 Evidence for climate chan e 2.3.1 The global context Analysis of observational temperature records has shown (Houghton et al,
3.3 Effect of different climate change scenarios on average annual runoff by 2050 for a portion of south east England.
(1969). 4.4 Chan es in h Ito 'ilankton Most species of planktonic algae can survive and grow at temperatures well in excess of those predicted for a warmer world. Hawkes
(1991). 7.3 Chan es in coastal ecosystems Approximately 10% of the notified nature reserves of the UK occur near sca level on the coast (Cannell,
A climate change passes through several systems before resulting in impacts on water resource availability. 1110 4.
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(1989). amount of displacement depending on the local change in tidal range; as an example, Boorman et al
(1975). changc on river flood frequency will vary between catchments. How relevant is the Rood Studies Report (NERC,
Climate chan e and water ualit . Report to Department of the Environment. Institute of Hydrology,
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(1989). Climatic chan e risin sea level and the British coast.
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(1991). Economic a raisal of the cons uences of climate-induced sea level rise: a case stud of East Anglia. Report to MAFF. East Anglia Environmental Appraisal Group,
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(1991). Interim re nt on the Asible effects of sea level ise on water resources.
(1990). Lands at risk from sea level rise
(1991). level rise and surface water abstraction points Approximately 35 public supply abstraction points are located close to the tidal limits of a river (Clark and Morgan,
Observed nitrate concentrations in the River Thames ai Romney during 1976 compared with those predicted for a more seasonal flow regime using a water quality model.
(1992). of spray irrigation licences in England and Wales are in Anglian Region, and a further 18% are in Severn-Trent (NRA,
(1961). One approach would be for a regional resource assessment to include four different sets of figures. One would show resources during a defined baseline standard period
(1990). Policy, planning and engineering reactions to sea level risc.
(1990). Possible effects of sea level rise - a case study from the Tees Estuary,
(1991). Region Rise in mm/year Total rise by 2030 over 1990II levels mm An lian Thames and
(1991). Reliable yields of rmervoirs and possible effects of climatic change. drolo ical
(1991). Report to Halcrows, under contract to Anglian Region NRA. Climatic Research Unit,
(1990). Scenario Increase per decade Increase by 2030 Global mean sea over present va I ue level ri se (an) b 2030 Busi ness-as-usual 0.3°C 0.2 to 0.5 I.2°C 0.8 to 2.0 18cm 8-29
(1992). Sensitivity studies at the Institute of Hydrology (Reynard,
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(1991). Storm conditions over the North Sea: a historical .rs TINC and im lications for the 1st Centu .
(1991). Support for the Climate Change Impacts Review Group (CCIRG). The CCIRG was set up, under the chairmanship of Professor Martin Parry, to consider the potential impacts of climate change in the UK. It has produced one report (CORO,
(1991). The discoloration of water by peat decomposition products
(1991). The economic a raisal of redicted sea level rise on the ce tra south coast of En land.
(1990). The greenhouse effect on low-lying land
(1989). The impact of climate change on coastal zone management in Britain: a preliminary analysis.
(1989). The impact of climatic change on the aquatic environment. Confere ce on Climate and Water Helsinki,
(1976). The most vulnerable river fish is our native brown trout (Salmo [mita). Most trout populations in the U.K. should be able to survive, but their growth rate would he very much slower than it is today. Elliott
(1990). The NRA "aims to assess, manage, plan and conserve water resources and to maintain and improve the quality of water for all those who use ir (NRA,
(1985). The numbers arc numbers logged on a resistivity counter positioned in a gauging weir. The counter was not operating in
(1989). The potential effects of climatic change on water resources management in the UK. International Se inar on C imatic luctuations and Water ana ement.
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