Impact of anthropogenic climate change on the East Asian summer monsoon

  title={Impact of anthropogenic climate change on the East Asian summer monsoon},
  author={Claire M. Burke and Peter A. Stott},
  journal={Journal of Climate},
AbstractThe East Asian summer monsoon (EASM) is important for bringing rainfall to large areas of China. Historically, variations in the EASM have had major impacts including flooding and drought. The authors present an analysis of the impact of anthropogenic climate change on EASM rainfall in eastern China using a newly updated attribution system. The results suggest that anthropogenic climate change has led to an overall decrease in total monsoon rainfall over the past 65 years and an… Expand

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