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Potential climate changes and sustainable water management

Potential climate changes and sustainable water management

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Published by Institute of Geophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Centre on Geophysical Methods and Observations for Sustainable Development in Warszawa .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementeditor Małgorzata Liszewska.
SeriesPublications of the Institute of Geophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences -- 377. -- E -- 4
ContributionsLiszewska, Małgorzata.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 2008/43310 (T)
The Physical Object
Pagination92 p. :
Number of Pages92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22539086M
ISBN 108388765396
LC Control Number2006461339

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  Realizing the potential of sustainable wood fuel value chains. including climate and water management. Too often, harsh land-clearing and draining methods make way for oil palm plantations and other forms of agriculture. indicate if changes were made, and distribute your contributions under the same Creative Commons license. In many parts of the world, population growth and an escalating demand for water already threaten the sustainable management of available water supplies. Global warming, climate change and rising sea level are expected to intensify the resource sustainability issue in many water-stressed regions of the world by reducing the annual supply of  › Environmental Sciences › Global Change - Climate Change.

Water-scarce countries need a radical re-thinking of water resource planning and management that includes the creative exploitation of a growing set of viable but unconventional water resources for food production, livelihoods, ecosystems, climate change adaption, and sustainable   Physical risks: Scientists have developed climate models to forecast the frequency, intensity, and location of these impacts from climate change over time. Piloting research from Wellington Management and Woods Hole Research Center, we're researching potential links between these models and financial risks and opportunities to develop investment :// /climate-change.


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