cc: Eduardo Zorita <Eduardo.ZoritaatXYZxyzs.de>, firstname.lastname@example.org, Julie.Jones@gkss.de, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, Philip Brohan <philip.brohanatXYZxyzoffice.gov.uk>, Hans von Storch <storchatXYZxyzs.de>, Keith Briffa <k.briffaatXYZxyz.ac.uk>, fidelgratXYZxyz.ucm.es
date: Fri, 28 Apr 2006 12:03:32 +0100
subject: Re: recent exchange in Science, Wahl et al, Storch et al
to: Tim Osborn <t.osbornatXYZxyz.ac.uk>
Eduardo pointed me at it as well. I did find it rather an attack. Even
contemplated adding a comment but decided I did not have enough time to
do it as I was writing a briefing note for Defra on the comments. I've
On Fri, 2006-04-28 at 11:49, Tim Osborn wrote:
> Thanks for the reprints of the comment/reply, Eduardo, which are
> indeed interesting.
> Did you already see the article just posted at realclimate.org which
> discusses these papers (and also mentions Burger and Cubasch, 2005):
> Seems rather biased and the tone is certainly not constructive.
> I really hope that the discussion of bias in reconstructions will
> proceed in a much more constructive way at the PAGES/CLIVAR meeting
> in Wengen in June, which will be attended by me, Keith, Eduardo and
> some of the authors of this realclimate.org article. We will do our
> best to ensure that it is constructive and good-spirited!
> Dr Timothy J Osborn
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> School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia
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