The direction of Climate Change Connection is set by our Steering Committee. That committee is led by a very passionate and capable chairperson:
Danny Blair is a Professor of the Department of Geography at the University of Winnipeg.
Danny Blair is a climatologist with a Ph.D. from the University of Manitoba, where he studied the climatology of southern Manitoba. His principal areas of research expertise are concerned with
- map-pattern classification
- evidence and impacts of climate change on the prairie provinces
- climate variability related to teleconnections (e.g. El Nino)
- paleoclimate reconstructions using precipitation isotopes
- the thunderstorm hazard
- the effects of climate change on transportation
He teaches a variety of courses related to climatology, meteorology, and natural hazards.
Tel: (204) 786-9236
Fax: (204) 774-4134
Email: d.blair (at) uwinnipeg.ca