Amy K. Snover

Research Scientist and Co-Director, Climate Impacts Group (CIG) and Center for Science in the Earth System (CSES)

Amy SnoverPhD, Analytical/Environmental Chemistry, University of Washington, 1998

Office: ACC 036 B
Phone: 206-221-0222
Fax: 206-616-5775

Research Interests

Integrated assessment of climate impacts, assessing climate-related vulnerabilities, planning for climate change, and bridging the gap between science and decision making.

Selected Publications

Snover, A.K., L. Whitely Binder, J. Lopez, E. Willmott, J. Kay, D. Howell, and J. Simmonds. 2007. Preparing for Climate Change: A Guidebook for Local, Regional, and State Governments. In association with and published by ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability, Oakland, CA.

Miles, E. L., A. K. Snover, L. C. Whitely Binder, E. Sarachik, P. W. Mote, and N. J. Mantua, 2006. An approach to designing a National Climate Service. Proceedings of the National Academies of Sciences 103(52): 19616-19623.

Snover, A.K., P.W. Mote, L. Whitely Binder, A.F. Hamlet, and N.J. Mantua, 2005. Uncertain Future: Climate change and its effects on Puget Sound. A report for the Puget Sound Action team by the Climate Impacts Group (Center for Science in the Earth System, Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean, University of Washington, Seattle).

Snover, A. K., A. F. Hamlet, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2003. Climate change scenarios for water planning studies. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 84(11): 1513-1518.

Mote, P. W., E. A. Parson, A. F. Hamlet, K. N. Ideker, W. S. Keeton, D. P. Lettenmaier, N. J. Mantua, E. L. Miles, D. W. Peterson, D. L. Peterson, R. Slaughter, and A. K. Snover, 2003. Preparing for climatic change: The water, salmon, and forests of the Pacific Northwest. Climatic Change 61:45-88.

Miles, E. L., A. K. Snover, A. F. Hamlet, B. Callahan, and D. Fluharty, 2000. Pacific Northwest Regional Assessment: The impacts of climate variability and climate change on the water resources of the Columbia River Basin, Journal of the American Water Resources Association 36(2): 399-420.