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Ecosystem based Adaptation


Ecosystem based Adaptation
  • Author : Noralene Uy
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release : 2012
  • ISBN : 9781780526904
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Ecosystems are often examined from an ecological perspective because of the importance of biodiversity and ecosystem services. Ecosystems of different types and scales are under increasing pressure due to natural and human induced changes. Climate change and the disasters it causes, are a major driver affecting ecosystems and services. Several studies have provided evidence that a healthy ecosystem helps in reducing the impacts of climate change and disasters. This book makes a case for ecosystem-based adaptation by arguing that ecosystems and its services are critical in the climate change and disaster risk reduction fields. Consequently, the monitoring and regulation of ecosystems need to be linked to a regular governance and institutional mechanism and be reflected in a more action-oriented agenda.

Ecosystem based Adaptation


Ecosystem based Adaptation
  • Author :
  • Publisher : IUCN
  • Release : 2009
  • ISBN : 9782831712154
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Building Resilience to Climate Change


Building Resilience to Climate Change
  • Author : Angela Andrade PĂ©rez
  • Publisher : IUCN
  • Release : 2010
  • ISBN : 9782831712901
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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With climate change now a certainty, the question is how much change there will be and what can be done about it. One of the answers is through adaptation. Many of the lessons that are being learned in adaptation are from success stories from the field. This publication contains eleven case studies covering different ecosystems and regions around the world. Its aim is to summarize some current applications of the Ecosystem-Based Adaptation concept and its tools used around the world, and also draw lessons from experiences in conservation adaptation.

Ecosystem Based Adaptation


Ecosystem Based Adaptation
  • Author : Arvind Kumar
  • Publisher : Elsevier Science
  • Release : 2019-12
  • ISBN : 0128150254
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Ecosystem-Based Adaptation: Approaches for Sustainable Management of Aquatic Resources presents a close examination of the role of ecosystem-based adaptation in managing river basins, aquifers, flood plains and their vegetation to provide water storage and flood regulation. Furthermore, the book explores improved ecosystem-based services for managing floods, conservation of water and its resources (including watersheds), avoiding water scarcity, and ensuring long-term water security planning, all in the context of sustainable development goals. This book will help scientists pave the way for easy implementation of sustainable development goals, ensuring a secure and sustainable future. Presents information in an easy-to-follow manner using tables, figures and graphs where applicable, along with case studies from all continents Provides a reference for experts to use as an authoritative source to support environmental action and regulation Delineates the role of ecosystem-based adaptation in sustainable management and in the restoration of watershed forests and wetlands

Ecosystem based Adaptation Options Assessment and Masterplan


Ecosystem based Adaptation Options Assessment and Masterplan
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  • Publisher :
  • Release : 2018
  • ISBN : 9820407729
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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This report presents the Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA) Options Assessment and Masterplan for Wagina prepared as part of the Solomon Islands Ecosystems and Socio-economic Resilience Analysis and Mapping (ESRAM) to assess and prioritise climate change-related ecosystem-based adaptation options for selected locations in Solomon Islands. The report outlines EbA options for Wagina Island.