Faculty Advisor

Crusberg, Theodore C.


This project was necessitated by concern over the water supply problem due to rapid population increase in our nations Southwest that experts fear may be on the horizon. Future climate effects, as well as technological advances and conservation methods will determine the impact of such problems on water supply. This project has examined and made speculations on different climate prediction techniques. Several methods for predicting this regions possible climate in coming years are presented and described in the project report.


Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

January 2004

Project Type

Interactive Qualifying Project


Restricted-WPI community only

Advisor Department

Biology and Biotechnology