8th (and last) Extra Credit Exercise, NATS 104 LIFE ON EARTH, Fall 2001.

Read the following online article: 
Is Global Warming Harmful to Health?
Cite this article fully, and other information you use, at the end of 
your report.  (Note, this article does NOT correctly underline or italicize 
Latin names, or capitalize the genus, DO NOT make the same mistake!)

Write a 1000 word report including
	1. What are two mosquito-borne diseases that may become more common 
	   if global climate warms?
	2. How greatly might these diseases increase due to global warming? 
	3. How has one Southwestern USA disease responded to changing climate?
	4. How did the 1997-98 El Niño influence diseases?  
	5. What can be done?  How can we deal with the effects of global 
	   warming on health? 

This exercise is worth 10 points, and is due no later than 12:00 midnight, 
Tuesday, December 4, 2001.  To receive credit, it must me emailed to me 
at palynolo@geo.arizona.edu , embedded in the message and not as an attachment.

Owen Davis. 
11/13/01