Living in California, I often wonder about what to expect from the long term climate outlook. This book gives a fantastic big picture view to what's happened in the past many... Read morePublished 15 days ago by Paul K.
This is a valuable book, well-worth your attention, particularly for Californians. In this review, I'll mostly cover aspects not yet touched on here. Read morePublished 18 days ago by Peter D. Tillman
Found some of the pairs of occurrences in nature to be particularly interesting. Very good information. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Frank & Teresa Kleist
Not really much information.
This is a history of the climate of CA and adjoining states since the last ice age. Read more
Written by scientists, this book is very informative, but the writing style is not as sophisticated as would be expected from a true professional writer. Read morePublished 3 months ago by T. C. Crusberg
Do you want to read something REALLY scary?
I am a third generation native Californian. I've seen the floods and the droughts. 1955 really did happen - I saw it. Read more
I am a hydrologist with the Bureau of Land Management and enjoyed reading this book. The authors used reputable sources and provide a clear and concise history of climate within... Read morePublished 5 months ago by andrew breibart
Ingram et al look at fossil records, core samplings and tree rings to tell us that some droughts in the west go on for a very long time. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Byerly Woodward
Again, we are presented with another call to realize we have over extended the west's limited resources. Life in the west has always been on the margin. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Ken Counts