Document Details


Title:
War climate study
Author(s):
Subject Terms:
NUCLEAR WEAPONS/environmental impacts; EARTH ATMOSPHERE/environmental impacts; NUCLEAR WINTER; RADIOECOLOGICAL CONCENTRATION; OZONE; NITROGEN OXIDES; GLOBAL ASPECTS; WEATHER; CLIMATE MODELS; CLIMATES; INFRARED RADIATION; COSMIC RADIATION; AGRICULTURE; HEALTH HAZARDS; ATMOSPHERIC CHEMISTRY; CHALCOGENIDES; CHEMISTRY; ECOLOGICAL CONCENTRATION; ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION; HAZARDS; IONIZING RADIATIONS; MATHEMATICAL MODELS; NITROGEN COMPOUNDS; OXIDES; OXYGEN COMPOUNDS; RADIATIONS
Document Location:
U.S. Deptartment of Commerce, Technology Administration, National Technical Information Service, Springfield, VA, 22161, Phone:(703) 487-4650, Fax:(703) 321-8547
Document Categories:
Nuclear Weapons and Related Technology\General; Health, Safety and Environment\Environmental Effects
Document Type:
REPORT
Publication Date:
1974 May 02
Declassification Date:
1995 Nov 28
Declassification Status:
Declassified
Document Pages:
12
Accession Number:
OOLDE97051344
Document Number(s):
UCRL-ID-126117; DE97051344
Originating Research Org.:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab., CA (United States)
OpenNet Entry Date:
1997 May 13
Description/Abstract:
This report provides a discussion of the environmental impacts of warfare involving nuclear weapons. The changes in ozone layer, climate, and changes in earth heating (or cooling) caused by nuclear explosions are discussed with possible implications for public health and agricultural activities.


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