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Jerry Schnoor

Jerry Schnoor

Jerry Schnoor is a professor of civil and environmental engineering and co-director of the Center for Global and Regional Environmental Research at the University of Iowa.

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What does the alarming new climate report mean for Iowa?

By: - August 14, 2021

The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released its sixth state-of-the-science report this week, and it should be alarming for Iowa, the nation, and the world. Climate change is powerfully upon us with heat waves, ice melts and extreme events occurring much more frequently and intensely than originally projected. In California, Greece and Turkey, […]