CMCC Newsletter 06/2015
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How is climate changing in Italy?

Results more and more reliable from simulations increasingly accurate and detailed that allow to study climate change in Italy as never before. From the CMCC, new information available for policy and decision makers […]

Italy in front of climate change: analyses, strategies and action

Future scenarios, the importance to act now, and a scientific and institutional collaboration at different levels. Antonio Navarra and Donatella Spano at the Italian Stati Generali sui Cambiamenti Climatici […]


The Greenhouse Gas Balance of Italy

The ghg gases budget of the Italian landscape, new data and analyses on land use and terrestrial ecosystems, to understand potential uses of the Italian ecosystems in mitigation programs. The main topics of a new book explained by one of its authors, Maria Vincenza Chiriacò


Climate Think Tank Ranking 2014: CMCC featured again as one of the best center for climate research

A rank established on solid quantitative and analytical data developed by the ICCG. A classification and a map of the most cutting-edge institutions working in the field of climate change economics and policy which involved 244 think tanks


River flooding in urban areas: a case study from Switzerland

A Regional Risk Assessment methodology for water-related natural hazards developed in the framework of the KULTURisk Project. The Sihl River case study: risk maps for people, economic activities, buildings, infrastructure and agriculture, natural and semi-natural systems, and cultural heritage […]

Credits: CC Jono Haysom

LiDAR data for forest monitoring

A tool to assist with forest recovery assessments that may be applicable in conservation planning and carbon storage assessments. A new study on Remote Sensing […]

Credits: CC Denis Messié

White drop: water, sustainability and energy nexus

Pianeta acqua second edition has been launched: on June 24-26, 2015, a focus on water footprint and water for transportation, energy, industry […]

Credits: CC Javmorcas

Seminar “Providing environmental awareness to the urban coasts – land and sea”

A seminar by Alan Blumberg (Davidson Laboratory, Stevens Institute of Technology, USA) at the CMCC's Ocean-Lab […]