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Lake Surface Temperature (LST) Reconstructions back to the outgoing ‘Little Ice Age’ (LIA)

20180808 Since this summer was (once again) extraordinary and perhaps because of the summer recess 😉 there was a quite vital reaction of the media to our last study on sea temperature (LST) reconstructions (see e.g. the ZAMG press release). … Continue reading

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Excursion to Costa Rica

20180802 Kathi and Fabian from La Gamba From June 18th to June 30th, 2018 the climatological-meteorological excursion of the department of meteorology in Vienna to Costa Rica took place for the fourth time after the 2011, 2014 and 2016. 12 … Continue reading

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5th Climate Film Festival in Baden

20180618-24 Cinema Paradiso Baden Cinema Paradiso Baden, the municipality of Baden and the Energy and Environment Agency Lower Austria (eNu) present the Climate Film Festival Baden for the fifth time. Rising sea levels, melting glaciers, heat waves, super-taifune and other … Continue reading

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A Changing Landscape and the Race to the ‘New Normal’

20180524-25 Gothenburg European Freight and Logistics Leaders Forum F&L apart from an excellently organised, multifaceted supporting programe, which encouraged to network in a lively atmosphere, this meeting dealt with outstanding presentations, discussions and contributions on the following topics of general … Continue reading

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BASt BMVI Expert-Network Workshop Berlin

20180516-17 Berlin German Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure – BMVI : BASt Expert Workshop on Climate Change induced Hazards to European Transport Infrastructure. This Meeting was attended by Swiss, German and Austrian Road Authorities as well as by … Continue reading

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Designing Ensembles of Climate Change Projections – DACH Action 10

20180508-09 Zurich Trilateral meeting of national weather services (agenda) – Germany (DWD), Austria (ZAMG) and Switzerland (MeteoSWISS) – on the establishment of a common strategy for local- and regional-scale climate change projections. Particular focus is on: which (i) pathways of … Continue reading

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Ingenieure Ohne Grenzen IOG – TU Wien – Klimawandel und Hochwasserschutz

20180426 IOG MR. Dipl.-Ing. Franz Schmid (BMNT) and Christoph Matulla gave a presentation on Climate Change induced risks concerning floodings and how lessions learned in Austria (e.g. HQ100 in 2002 and 2013) may be implemented in various other regions of … Continue reading

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Innovation – Forum of the Niederösterreich’s Energy and Environment Agency – in Großschönau

20180424 A rather exciting event in Großschönau (announcement) : the so-called ‘Innovationsforum 2018′ initiated by the ‘Energie- und Umweltagentur Niederösterreich’ with several talks, prominent guests from politics and the awarding of honours to communities enaged in environmental and climate protection. … Continue reading

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extremA – Austrian Assessment Report on EXTREMES – Storms

20180419 the Ministry of Sustainability and Tourism (BNMT) mandated to establish a assessment report  on extreme events in the European Alps. extremA Workshop – we (an international team of colleagues working on storms) contribute to the Austrian Assessment Report on … Continue reading

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EGU 2018 : PressConference / Presentations

We contributed with eight presentations to the European Geophysical General Assembly 2018 (Enigl, Mansberger, Ressl, Frank, Hollosi, Tordai, Scheifinger, Schlögl, etc.), which can be found under ‘Talks’. Amongst these presentations one was highlighted by the EGU and a Press Conference … Continue reading

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