Southern Ocean Has Climate Change Clues For Arizona

By Mark Brodie
Published: Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 12:33pm
Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 9:38am

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Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
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Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument in the Sonoran Desert.

New research from the Southern Ocean has some important news about climate change for Arizona.

Scientists say their ability to do more work in that area will likely mean better climate change models for other parts of the globe, including the Sonoran Desert.

Joellen Russell, an oceanographer and climate scientist at the University of Arizona, is one of the researchers working on this.

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