Arctic Climate Impact Assessment - Scientific Report

Arctic Climate Impact Assessment - Scientific Report

by ACIA - Arctic Climate Impact Assessment
     
 

The most comprehensive volume on Arctic climate change available; illustrated in full color throughout.See more details below

Overview

The most comprehensive volume on Arctic climate change available; illustrated in full color throughout.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521865098
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
11/07/2005
Pages:
1046
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.73(h) x 1.89(d)

Table of Contents

1. An introduction to the Arctic Climate Impact Assessment; 2. Arctic climate: past and present; 3. The changing Arctic: indigenous perspectives; 4. Future climate change: modeling and scenarios for the Arctic; 5. Ozone and ultraviolet radiation; 6. Cryosphere and hydrology; 7. Arctic tundra and polar fesert ecosystems; 8. Freshwater ecosystems and Fisheries; 9. Marine Systems; 10. Principles of conserving the Arctic's Biodiversity; 11. Management and conservation of wildlife in a changing Arctic environment; 12. Hunting, herding, fishing, and gathering: indigenous peoples and renewable resource use in the Arctic; 13. Fisheries and aquaculture; 14. Forests, land management, and agriculture; 15. Human health; 16. Infrastructure: buildings, support systems, and industrial facilities; 17. Climate change in the context of multiple stressors and resilience; 18. Summary and synthesis of the ACIA; Appendix A. Chapter authors; Appendix B. Biographies; Appendix C. Reviewers; Appendix D. Species names; Appendix E. Acronyms; Appendix F. Glossary.

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