Date(s) - 10/19/2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Buena Vista Community Center
Collegiate Peaks Forum Series presents
Colorado’s Changing Climate–Update & Outlook for the Arkansas River Basin
by Dr. Nolan Doesken
Nolan Doesken, Colorado State Climatologist, will discuss how scientists observe and monitor climate–primarily temperature and precipitation. Colorado has data going back to 1890 (125 years) to help scientists understand where we’ve been and help predict where we are going. With a focus on Arkansas River Basin data, this lecture is sure to be enlightening for those interested in the weather. Discover our state’s long-term monitoring and climate trends particularly focused on floods and drought.