Sunday, March 18, 2012


date: Tue, 22 Jul 2003 12:16:13 -0700
from: "Malcolm Hughes" <>
subject: Re: letter to Senate
to: Caspar M Ammann <>, Raymond Bradley <>, Keith Briffa <>, Tom Crowley <>, Malcolm Hughes <>, Phil Jones <>,,,, Tim Osborn <>, Kevin Trenberth <>, Tom Wigley <>

Dear Michaels,
Count me in. I know that it would be lunacy to start a group edit of your short
letter, but you might consider replacing two terms that will be seen as jargon,
and may be unduly opaque. You could replace "anthropogenic" with
something like "resulting from human actions" and "paleoclimatic" with
"studies of ancient (or past) climates".
Title, etc.: Malcolm K. Hughes, Professor, Laboratory of Tree-ring Research,
University of Arizona

Cheers, Malcolm
> Dear fellow Eos co-authors,
> Given the continued assault on the science of climate change by some
> on Capitol Hill, Michael and I thought it would be worthwhile to send
> this letter to various members of the U.S. Senate, accompanied by a
> copy of our Eos article.
> Can we ask you to consider signing on with Michael and me (providing
> your preferred title and affiliation). We would like to get this out
> Thanks in advance,
> Michael M and Michael O
> ____________________________________________________________
> __
> Professor Michael E. Mann
> Department of Environmental Sciences, Clark Hall
> University of Virginia
> Charlottesville, VA 22903
> ______________________________________________________________________
> _ e-mail: Phone: (434) 924-7770FAX: (434) 982-2137

Malcolm Hughes
Professor of Dendrochronology
Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ 85721
fax 520-621-8229

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