Monthly Archives: February 2016

Forecasts For Ecosystems (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.)


Forecasts For Ecosystems (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.) By NOAA’s definition “Ecological forecasting” predicts changes in ecosystems and ecosystem components in response to an environmental driver such as climate variability, extreme weather conditions, pollution, or habitat change. It also provides information … Continue reading

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Do You Believe in the Value of Your Work? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.)


Do You Believe in the Value of Your Work? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.) There are those situations in which you have to face a reality check: do you believe in the value of your work? Would you fight to defend … Continue reading

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Forecasting Past Events. Snow Coming to Spain (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.)


Forecasting Past Events. Snow Coming to Spain (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.) Back on  March 3, 2015 I published an entrance covering the situation created over Europe by a cold burst of polar air reaching low latitudes at the Iberian peninsula. … Continue reading

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(updated 11-18 Feb2016) Polar Vortex, Old News, Same News? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.)


(updated 11-18 Feb2016) Polar Vortex, Old News, Same News? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.) (I have updated this entrance today date 11th Feb 2016 with the analyses on stratospheric Temp anomalies from NOAA so it covers the whole event, from when … Continue reading

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