4 edition of From impacts to adaptation found in the catalog.
From impacts to adaptation
|Statement||edited by Donad S. Lemmen ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Lemmen, Donald Stanley, 1959-, Canada.|
|LC Classifications||QC985 .F76 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||448 p. :|
|Number of Pages||448|
|LC Control Number||2008425612|
Impacts, Adaptation and Mitigation Climate change is likely to have significant impacts on the agricultural sector to which farmers will have to adapt. While agriculture is a significant contributor to greenhouse gas emissions, it is also a source of carbon storage in by: Climate change adaptation (CCA) is a response to global warming (also known as "climate change" or "anthropogenic climate change"). The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) defines adaptation as: 'the process of adjustment to actual or expected climate and its effects. In human systems, adaptation seeks to moderate or avoid harm or exploit beneficial opportunities.
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Adapting to the Impacts of Climate Change calls for a national adaptation strategy that provides needed technical and scientific resources, incentives to begin adaptation planning, guidance across jurisdictions, shared lessons learned, and support of scientific research to expand knowledge of impacts and adaptation. transportation, since 2, with particular emphasis on impacts and adaptation needs of seaports and other coastal transport infrastructure. Academic publications include an UNCTAD edited book on "Maritime Transport and the Climate Change challenge ", co-published by the UN and Earthscan (Asariotis and Benamara, ).
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The impacts of climate change are already being felt. Learning how to live with these impacts is a priority for human development. In this context, it is too easy to see adaptation as a narrowly defensive task – protecting core assets or functions from the risks of climate by: She has co-authored reports for The Wildlife Society (), the United Nations Convention on Biodiversity (), the Everglades Task Force (), and the U.S.
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This book was printed on acid-free stock that is from SFI (Sustainable Forestry Initiative) certified mills and distributors. It is FSC chain-of-custody certified. Use the following reference to cite Part A: IPCC, Climate Change Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability. Part A. (This book is a printed edition of the Special Issue Coastal Sea Levels, Impacts and Adaptation that was published in JMSE) Download PDF Add this book to My Library.
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