Interactive Graphics: the Effects of Elevated CO2

Representing the Effects of Elevated CO2

For each of the graphics below, click on and drag the blue ball to investigate the effects of elevated atmospheric CO2.

CO2 vs. Change in Pacific Northwest Temperature

See how atmospheric CO2 affects the temperature of the Pacific Northwest.

SWE
CO2 vs. Change in Willamette River Basin Snow Water Equivalent (SWE)

See how atmospheric CO2 affects the amount of water contained in the snowpack.

SWE
CO2 vs. Average Water Flow of the Columbia River at The Dalles

See how atmospheric CO2 affects the discharge (flow) of the Columbia River.

Columbia River
CO2 vs. Average Water Flow of the John Day River at McDonald Ferry

See how atmospheric CO2 affects the discharge (flow) of the John Day River.

John Day