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From impacts to adaptation

From impacts to adaptation

Canada in a changing climate 2007

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Published by Govt. of Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Climatic changes -- Canada,
  • Climatic changes -- Canada -- Forecasting,
  • Climatic changes -- Risk assessment -- Canada,
  • Climat -- Changements -- Canada,
  • Climat -- Changements -- Canada -- Prévision,
  • Climat -- Changements -- Évaluation du risque -- Canada

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Donad S. Lemmen ... [et al.].
    ContributionsLemmen, Donald Stanley, 1959-, Canada.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC985 .F76 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination448 p. :
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22688090M
    ISBN 109780662470786
    LC Control Number2008425612

      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.

    ADAPTATION OF FORESTS AND PEOPLE TO CLIMATE CHANGE T his book is the first product of the Collabora-tive Partnership on Forests’ Global Forest Expert Panels (GFEP) initiative. GFEP is a new mechanism for providing objective and independent scientific assessments of . the impacts of climate change in africa: a review of the scientific literature Article (PDF Available) December w Reads How we measure 'reads'.

    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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