The weather modification advisory board report

TitleThe weather modification advisory board report
Publication TypeConference Proceedings
Year of Conference1979
AuthorsCleveland, H.
Conference Name47th Annual Western Snow Conference
Series TitleProceedings of the 47th Annual Western Snow Conference
Date PublishedApril 1979
PublisherWestern Snow Conference
Conference LocationSparks, Nevada
KeywordsWeather modification, Weather modification evaluation

The report of the Weather Modification Advisory Board, presented to the Secretary of Commerce in July 1978 after 14 months of work, is discussed. The Board was appointed in response to the National Weather Modification Policy Act of 1976, and was charged with investigating the present status of the subject and developing a national policy theron. The conclusions of the Board are discussed including the conduct of a national research and development program and the creation of a commission called the National Weather Resources Management Board.