FireScape Mendocino: Climate Change Primer

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Climate Change Primer: What is Climate Change and How Should We Think about It?
Chad Roberts, Ph.D.

This document contains the slides from a presentation at the fifth FLN workshop of FireScape Mendocino on January 28, 2015. It includes a general overview of the science of climate change (past and expected) and its effects and IPCC projections. Following that, information specific to the FireScape Mendocino area (northern California) is presented, including expected effects on vegetation communities and wildfire.