1. Predicting the Hydrological Effects of Climate Change; J.A.A. Jones. Section I: Sensitivity of the Global Hydrosphere. 2. An Introduction to Global Water Dynamics; I. Kayane. 3. Biospheric Aspects of the Hydrological Cycle: Approaches to Upscaling and Downscaling; B. Bass, et al. 4. Trends in Historical Streamflow Data; F.H.S. Chiew, T.A. McMahon. Section II: Regional Implications of Global Warming. 5. Hydrology of Northern North America Under Global Warming; M.-K. Woo. 6. Current Evidence on the Likely Impact of Global Warming on Hydrological Regimes in Europe; J.A.A. Jones. 7. The Impact of Climatic Warming on Hydrological Regimes in China: An Overview; C. Liu, G. Fu. Section III: Precipitation: Change and Variability. 8. The Influence of Topography, Season and Circulation on Spatial Patterns of Daily Precipitation; P.J. Robinson. 9. The Use of Artificial Neural Networks to Predict Temporal Precipitation Patterns; H. Kung, et al. 10. Generation of Sequences of Air Temperature and Precipitation for Estimation of the Hydrological Cycle in Changing Climatic Conditions over Poland; M. Gutry-Korycka, P. Wetner. 11. Some Aspects of Climatic Fluctuation at Four Stations on the Tibetan Plateau During the last 40 Years; M. Yoshino. 12. The Influence of the North Atlantic Oscillation, the El Nino/Southern Oscillation and the Quasi-Biennial Oscillation on Winter Precipitation in Ireland; S. Daultrey. Section IV: Impacts on Snow, Ice and Meltwaters. 13. Runoff Formation and Discharge Modelling for a Glacierized Basin; E. Kang, et al. 14. Impact of Eventual Climatic Change on Glacier Runoff and the Possibilities of Artificial Increases in the Aral Sea Basin; A.N. Krenke, G.N. Kravchenko. 15. Glaciers and Snow Cover of Central Asia as Indicators of Climatic Changes; V. Aizen, E.M. Aizen. 16. Global Warming and the Trend Toward Dryness in the Frigid High Mountains and Plateau of Western China; L.-S. Zhang. Section V: The Water Balance and Changing Regional Resources. 17. A Method to Assess the Effects of Climatic Warming on the Water Balance of Mountainous Regions; C. Liu, M.-K. Woo. 18. Sensitivity and Analyses for the Impact of Global Warming on Water Resources in Wales; C.P. Holt, J.A.A. Jones. 19. Potential Hydrological Responses to Climate Change in Australia; F.H.S. Chiew, et al. 20. Dynamics of Stage Fluctuation in Yangzhouyongcuo Lake, Tibet; T. Liu. 21. Use of Satellite Data for Modelling Regional Climatic Change: A Case Study - Surface Temperature, Albedo and Heat Budget over the Tibetan Plateau; L. Shi. 22. Climatic Warming and Its Impact on the Water Resources of the Yalong River, Sichuan, China; Y. Deng, Y. Hou. 23. The Probable Impact of Global Change on the Water Resources of Patagonia, Argentina; R.M. Quintela, et al. 24. A Long Term Trend in the Water Balance in Japan; K. Mori. Conclusions. 25. The Impact of Global Warming on Regional Hydrology and Future Research Priorities; J.A.A. Jones.