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Surface stations and Climate Monitoring Networks

Posted by greg2213 on March 24, 2010

Roger Pielke Sr. has posted an interesting article that takes what Anthony Watts says in a FoxNews article and adds an important point about the reliability of the thermometer record.

As background – the surface station network used to measure temperature trends has come in for some richly justified criticisms along the lines of: missing data, station changes and movements, station positioning near warm things (eg: air conditioner outlets, BBQ pits, etc.,) operator error, and careful massaging of the available data.

Comments on The Fox News Article By Joseph Abrams Titled “‘Archaic’ Network Provides Data Behind Global Warming Theory, Critics Say”


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