Living with uncertainty: climate change, river flows and water resource management in Scotland.

@article{Werritty2002LivingWU,
  title={Living with uncertainty: climate change, river flows and water resource management in Scotland.},
  author={Alan Werritty},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  year={2002},
  volume={294 1-3},
  pages={29-40}
}
  • Alan Werritty
  • Published 2002 in The Science of the total environment
The recent increased variability of Scotland's hydroclimate poses major problems for water resource managers charged with making informed investment decisions given the likely impact of future climate change. Two strategies are developed in this paper to assist managers faced with this environmental uncertainty. The first involves trend analysis of precipitation and runoff since the 1960s and 1970s viewed against longer-term variability reported from instrumental records. The second strategy is… CONTINUE READING

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