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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 ebook advances wisdom approximately weather switch edition practices via a sequence of case stories. It offers vital proof approximately variation practices in agriculture, companies, the coastal area, neighborhood prone, catastrophe administration, ecosystems, indigneous populations, and settlements and infrastructure. as well as 38 case experiences throughout those sectors, the e-book comprises horizon-scoping essays from overseas specialists in variation examine, together with Hallie Eakin, Susanne Moser, Jonathon Overpeck, invoice Solecki, and Gary Yohe.

Australia’s social-ecological structures have a protracted heritage of adapting to weather variability and alter, and in contemporary a long time has been a world-leader in enforcing and getting to know edition, making this publication of common relevance to all these operating to conform the environment and societies to weather change.

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