The Record Hurricane Season in 2005 Can Be Attributed to Global Warming

Greg Holland, a leading storm researcher at the U.S. National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, Colorado, says that while tropical storm anomalies in the 1940s and 1950s can be explained by natural variability, the wind and warmer water conditions that fuel storms that form in the Caribbean are now “increasingly due to greenhouse gases.”

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Thom Akeman, “Global Warming Behind Record 2005 Storms, U.S. Expert Says,” Environmental News Network, 25 April 2006.