Albedo enhancement of marine clouds to counteract global warming: impacts on the hydrological cycle

@article{Bala2011AlbedoEO,
  title={Albedo enhancement of marine clouds to counteract global warming: impacts on the hydrological cycle},
  author={Govindasamy Bala and Ken Caldeira and Ramakrishna R. Nemani and Long Cao and George A. Ban-Weiss and Ho-Jeong Shin},
  journal={Climate Dynamics},
  year={2011},
  volume={37},
  pages={915-931}
}
Recent studies have shown that changes in solar radiation affect the hydrological cycle more strongly than equivalent CO2 changes for the same change in global mean surface temperature. Thus, solar radiation management “geoengineering” proposals to completely offset global mean temperature increases by reducing the amount of absorbed sunlight might be expected to slow the global water cycle and reduce runoff over land. However, proposed countering of global warming by increasing the albedo of… 
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