Texas Environment
6:00 am
Sat October 26, 2013

Texas climatologists planning for future

Texas Tech climatologist Katharine Hayhoe speaking at today’s “Climate Resilience and Adaptation Strategies: A Capital Area Symposium.”

Texas has a tough climate. Throughout human habitation here, people have regularly suffered through extended periods of drought followed by violent flooding and storms. But, with all things being equal, things have always managed to return to something we know as normal. So why should we care about climate change, Katharine Hayhoe, director of the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, says she is sometimes asked.

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