Evidence of high-elevation amplification versus Arctic amplification

@inproceedings{Wang2016EvidenceOH,
  title={Evidence of high-elevation amplification versus Arctic amplification},
  author={Qixiang Wang and Xiaohui Fan and Mengben Wang},
  booktitle={Scientific reports},
  year={2016}
}
Elevation-dependent warming in high-elevation regions and Arctic amplification are of tremendous interest to many scientists who are engaged in studies in climate change. Here, using annual mean temperatures from 2781 global stations for the 1961-2010 period, we find that the warming for the world's high-elevation stations (>500 m above sea level) is clearly stronger than their low-elevation counterparts; and the high-elevation amplification consists of not only an altitudinal amplification but… CONTINUE READING
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