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regional climatology of southern British Columbia.

Donald P. Kerr

regional climatology of southern British Columbia.

by Donald P. Kerr

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Published in [Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British Columbia -- Climate

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsToronto, Ont. University.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 280 leaves.
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18880413M

      “Climate is what you expect. Weather is what you get.” Weather is the condition of the atmosphere over a brief period of example, we speak of today’s weather or the weather this week. Climate represents the composite of day-to-day weather over a longer period of time.. A climatologist attempts to discover and explain the impacts of climate so that society can plan its . The list of regions of Canada is a summary of geographical areas on a hierarchy that ranges from national (groups of provinces and territories) at the top to local regions and sub-regions of provinces at the bottom. Administrative regions that rank below a province and above a municipality are also included if they have a comprehensive range of functions compared to the limited functions of.

    J.E. Oliver, Hans A. Panofsky, in Encyclopedia of Physical Science and Technology (Third Edition), I.B Subdisciplines of Climatology. Descriptive climatology describes the climates of the world. It is subdivided into regional climatology, which deals on a broad scale with the climates of large portions of the world, and microclimatology, the modifications of local climates by local. Get this from a library! Regional wind patterns of the inland waters of western Washington and southern British Columbia. [Sally A Schoenberg; Environmental Research Laboratories (U.S.)].

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