Applied Studies in Climate Adaptation by Jean P. Palutikof,Sarah L. Boulter,Jon Barnett,David Rissik

By Jean P. Palutikof,Sarah L. Boulter,Jon Barnett,David Rissik

The e-book advances wisdom approximately weather switch edition practices via a chain of case reports. It offers very important facts approximately edition practices in agriculture, companies, the coastal sector, neighborhood prone, catastrophe administration, ecosystems, indigneous populations, and settlements and infrastructure. as well as 38 case stories throughout those sectors, the ebook comprises horizon-scoping essays from foreign specialists in model examine, together with Hallie Eakin, Susanne Moser, Jonathon Overpeck, invoice Solecki, and Gary Yohe.

Australia’s social-ecological platforms have an extended background of adapting to weather variability and alter, and in contemporary many years has been a world-leader in enforcing and gaining knowledge of model, making this e-book of common relevance to all these operating to conform our surroundings and societies to weather change.

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