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Exploring the Potential Impacts of Historic Volcanic Eruptions on the Contemporary Global Food System
Author and Affiliation:
Puma, Michael J.(Columbia Univ., Ctr. for Climate Systems Research, New York, NY, United States);
Chon, S.(Korea Volunteer Organization );
Wada, Y.(Columbia Univ., Ctr. for Climate Systems Research, New York, NY, United States)
Abstract: A better understanding of volcanic impacts on crops is urgently needed, as volcanic eruptions and the associated climate anomalies can cause unanticipated shocks to food production. Such shocks are a major concern given the fragility of the global food system.
Publication Date: Dec 01, 2015
Document ID:
20160000377
(Acquired Jan 08, 2016)
Subject Category: METEOROLOGY AND CLIMATOLOGY
Report/Patent Number: GSFC-E-DAA-TN28748
Document Type: Journal Article
Publication Information: PAGES Magazine; Volume 23; No. 2; 66-67
Publisher Information: PAGES (Past Global Changes)
Contract/Grant/Task Num: NNX14AB99A
Financial Sponsor: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center; Greenbelt, MD United States
Organization Source: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center; Greenbelt, MD United States
Description: 2p; In English
Distribution Limits: Unclassified; Publicly available; Unlimited
Rights: Copyright
NASA Terms: VOLCANIC ERUPTIONS; FARM CROPS; FOOD; CLIMATE; ANOMALIES; VOLCANOES; CROP GROWTH; HISTORIES; JAPAN; NORTHERN HEMISPHERE; EUROPE; INDONESIA; ASIA
Other Descriptors: VOLCANOES; FARM CROPS; CLIMATE
Availability Source: Other Sources
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