McCurry Hydrology has been involved with studies of climate change impacts on hydrology for more than 15 years, long before this became such a politically charged topic. The field data and climate models both have become more extensive and detailed over time, but the basic predictions have changed little for many decades.
From a water supply perspective, the ongoing challenge has been to predict how changes in climate translates to changes in streamflow and changes in water demand. Dr. McCurry has worked on both the supply and demand sides of this question in locations throughout the country. Some of the areas in which he has developed expertise include the following: