Douglas Boyle has been appointed state climatologist of the Nevada State Climate Office, a department in the College of Science at the University of Nevada, Reno.
Boyle is also a paleoclimate modeler and a Department of Geography associate professor in the Mackay School of Earth Sciences and Engineering. He is a watershed hydrologist with more than 20 years of experience.
The news comes on the heels of a luxury home report from Nevada State Bank that showed in 2019, Northern Nevada’s high-value real estate market accounted for 418 home sales in 2019, an increase of 4.8 percent over 2018. The average luxury home price was over $1.8 million in 2019.