Scott Goodrick

Project Leader & Research Meteorologist
320 Green Street
Athens, GA 30602-2044
Phone: 706-559-4237

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Research Highlights

Climate Change and Associated Fire Potential for the Southeastern United States in the 21st century (2014)
SRS-2014-133 This study examines how fire potential may change in the Southeast during the 21st century. While previous studies have focused on changes in just temperature and precipitation, this study takes a broader approach and examines changes in relative humidity, atmospheric stability, and drought.
Wildfire in the United States: Future Trends and Potential (2012)
SRS-2012-17 Climate models project warming and increased droughts this century in the continental United States, so wildfire is likely to increase accordingly