Precipitation in 2050, under scenario SRES A2
Map prepared as discussion material for the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI). The map was designed to emphasize areas that are dry and becoming dryer, emphasizing annual precipitation of under 600 mm/year.
The map is presented in the Wagner VII projection.
ESRI ArcGIS and Adobe Illustrator were used to prepare the map, together with Global Mapper. The base map data was prepared from the Natural Earth database. The precipitation data was calculated from CMIP3 with CRU-TS 2.1 as the baseline.
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