Queen's Climatologist Harry McCaughey, notes that Hurricane Jean is the fourth significant hurricane that will hit the same area within 30 days. He can speak to: weather patterns, climate change, Greenhouse gases, the Kyoto Accord and global warming.
McCaughey is a microclimatology specialist who focuses on boreal forests, climate change, instrumentation and data management. He is co-author of the study 'Magnitudes and seasonal patterns of energy, water, and carbon exchanges at a boreal young jack pine forest in the BOREAS northern study area' (1997,Journal of Geophysical Research).
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