Easterling, William

Easterling, William
Pennsylvania State University

Current Research Interests:

  •  The potential for agriculture in developed and developing countries to adapt to climate variability and change
  • The role of scale in understanding the vulnerability of complex systems, especially agro-ecosystems, to environmental change
  • How land use change may influence the uptake and release of carbon in the terrestrial biosphere
  • The use of experimental long-term climate forecasts to assist decision making under conditions of uncertainty
  • The development of methodologies for detecting the impacts of observed 20th century climate change on natural and managed ecosystems