Contribution of anthropogenic warming to California drought during 2012–2014

Overview of attention for article published in Geophysical Research Letters, January 2015
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#6 of 8,594)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (99th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
45 news outlets
blogs
22 blogs
policy
1 policy source
twitter
214 tweeters
wikipedia
3 Wikipedia pages
googleplus
14 Google+ users
reddit
1 Redditor

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mendeley
128 Mendeley
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Title
Contribution of anthropogenic warming to California drought during 2012–2014
Published in
Geophysical Research Letters, January 2015
DOI 10.1002/2015gl064924
Authors

Williams, A. Park, Seager, Richard, Abatzoglou, John T., Cook, Benjamin I., Smerdon, Jason E., Cook, Edward R., A. Park Williams, Richard Seager, John T. Abatzoglou, Benjamin I. Cook, Jason E. Smerdon, Edward R. Cook

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 14 11%
Canada 2 2%
Germany 1 <1%
Australia 1 <1%
Unknown 110 86%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 36 28%
Researcher 29 23%
Student > Master 22 17%
Student > Bachelor 10 8%
Student > Doctoral Student 10 8%
Other 21 16%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Earth and Planetary Sciences 47 37%
Environmental Science 40 31%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 13 10%
Engineering 13 10%
Social Sciences 4 3%
Other 11 9%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 682. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 17 March 2017.
All research outputs
#3,248
of 7,436,043 outputs
Outputs from Geophysical Research Letters
#6
of 8,594 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#144
of 226,127 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Geophysical Research Letters
#1
of 164 outputs
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