Marshall Shepherd, Director for Program in Atmospheric Sciences

Marshall Shepherd

Research Emphasis:

Urban weather and climate, mesoscale weather processes, precipitation, tropical weather hazards, and satellite remote sensing.

Contact Information:

Primary Organization:  University of Georgia

Mailing Address:

Dr. J. Marshall Shepherd
UGA Department of Geography
Atmospheric Sciences Program
Athens, GA 30602

Office Phone:  706-542-0517


Web Page:

CWT Data Sets:

4102 (Weather Measurements from the metro area of Franklin, NC)

4104 (Weather Data from the city of Robbinsville, Graham County, North Carolina.)

4106 (Weather data from the Tessentee Bottomland Preserve, Otto, North Carolina)

4107 (Weather measurements above the Cullasaja River, Highlands, NC)

4103 (Weather data from Lower Jones Creek Station, Macon County, North Carolina)

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CWT Publications and Presentations: (custom bibliography)

Journal Articles

Gustafson, S., Heynen, N., Rice, J.L., Gragson, T., Shepherd, J.M., and Strother, C. (2014). Megapolitan political ecology and urban metabolism in southern Appalachia. The Professional Geographer. (DOI:10.1080/00330124.2014.905158)

Shepherd, J. Marshall, L. Bounoua and C. Mitra. 2013. Urban Climate Archipelagos: A New Framework for Urban Impacts on Climate. Earthzine.

Shepherd, J.M. and Andersen, T. 2013. Floods in a changing climate. Geography Compass. 7:95-115. (DOI: 10.1111/gec3.12025)

Books and Book Sections

Shepherd, J.M. 2013. Impacts of Urbanization on Precipitation and Storms: Physical Insights and Vulnerabilities. Pages 1570 in: Climate Vulnerability. Elsevier. (DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-384703-4.00503-7)