Notes

1. David Archer, The Long Thaw: How Humans Are Changing the Next 100,000 Years of Earth's Climate. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2009, p. 47.

3. Quoted in Anne Minard, "Global Warming Models Underpredict Increase in Rainfall, Study Says," National Geographic, May 31, 2007. http://news.nationalgeographic.com.

4. Gary Braasch, Earth Under Fire: How Global Warming Is Changing the World. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2007, p. 121.

5. Alexis Okeowo, "Global Warming Causes African Floods, Experts Say," Independent, October 29, 2007. http://news.nationalgeographic.com.

6. Michael McCarthy, "England Under Water: Scientists Confirm Global Warming Link to Increased Rain," Independent, July 23, 2007. www.independent.co.uk.

7. Andrew Weaver, Keeping Our Cool: Canada in a Warming World. Toronto, Ontario: Penguin, 2008, p. 13.

8. Minard, "Global Warming Models Underpredict Increase in Rainfall, Study Says."

10. Alan Prendergast, "The Skeptic," Denver Westword News, June 29, 2006. www .westword.com.

11. Quoted in Fred Guterl, "The Truth About Global Warming," Newsweek, July 23, 2001. www.newsweek.com.

12. Catherine Gautier, Oil, Water, and Climate: An Introduction. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2008, p. 291.

13. Jeffrey Kluger, "Is Global Warming Fueling Katrina?" Time, August 29, 2005. www .time.com.

14. Christopher Essex and Ross McKitrick, Taken by Storm: The Troubled Science, Policy, and Politics of Global Warming, revised edition. Toronto, Ontario: Key Porter Books, 2007, p. 279.

15. Essex and McKitrick, Taken by Storm, p. 279.

17. Quoted in Carnegie Institution for Science, "Changing Jet Streams May Alter Paths of Storms and Hurricanes," April 17, 2008. www.ciw.edu.

18. Quoted in USA Today, "NASA: Global Warming to Increase Severe Storms, Rainfall," December 19, 2008. www.usatoday.com.

20. Quoted in National Science Foundation, "West African Droughts Are the Norm, Not an Anomaly," April 16, 2009. www.nsf.gov.

21. Quoted in Allen Best, "Thirsting for Water," Forest Magazine, Summer 2007.

22. Braasch, Earth Under Fire, p. 136.

24. Union of Concerned Scientists, "Early Warning Signs of Global Warming: Droughts and Fires," November 10, 2003. www.ucsusa.org.

25. WWF-Australia, "New Report Shows Global Warming Link to Australia's Worst Drought," January 14, 2003. www.wwf.org.au.

26. Anthony D. Barnosky, Heatstroke: Nature in an Age of Global Warming. Washington, DC: Island Press, 2009, p. 138.

27. Barnosky, Heatstroke, p. 139.

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