GH33A: Extreme Heat: Understanding Vulnerability, Risk, and the Implications for Policy, Individual and Community Health, Economics, and Natural Resources

Extreme heat events adversely affect human health, agriculture, energy consumption, and the economy. The frequency and the extent of these events have been increasing, and these trends are expected to worsen as greenhouse gases continue to accumulate in the atmosphere. This session will focus on the many pathways through which extreme heat affects public health, natural resources, and the economy, including those shaped by socio-economics and the built environment.

December 2019

From Wednesday, 11 December 2019 01:40 PM

To Wednesday, 11 December 2019 03:40 PM

Moscone West