Making climate forecasts matter /

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Corporate Authors: National Research Council (U.S.). Panel on the Human Dimensions of Seasonal-to-Interannual Climate Variability, National Research Council (U.S.). Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on the Human Dimensions of Global Change
Other Authors: Stern, Paul C., 1944- (Editor), Easterling, William E. (Editor)
Format: Book
Published: Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, c1999.
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