BREAKING NEWS: NIWA reveals NZ original climate data missing February 2, 2010Posted by honestclimate in Discussions.
Tags: climate change, global warming, NIWA
BREAKING NEWS: NIWA reveals NZ original climate data missing
TBR.cc, February 1, 2010
From the “A goat ate my homework” excuse book:
More major embarrassment for New Zealand’s ‘leading’ climate research unit NIWA tonight, with admissions that it “does not hold copies” of the original reports documenting adjustments to New Zealand’s weather stations.
The drama hit the headlines worldwide in late November when serious questions were raised about the “adjustments” NIWA had made to weather records. The adjusted data shows a strong warming trend over the past century, whereas unadjusted records had nowhere near as much warming.
NIWA promised to make its data and corrections fully available, but responding to an Official Information Act request their legal counsel has now admitted it cannot provide copies of the original adjustment records.
Now, a news release from the Climate Science Coalition is blowing the NIWA climate scientists out of the water.
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