Increasing climate variability and change reducing the vulnerability of agriculture and forestry / edited by James Salinger, M.V.K. Sivakumar, Raymond P. Motha

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Subjects: Climatic changes--Environmental aspects
Climatic changes--Forecasting--Environmental aspects
Agricultural productivity
Forest microclimatology
Sustainable agriculture
Crops and climate
Climatic changes
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Dordrecht, Netherlands ; Norwell, Mass. : Springer, c2005
LC Classification: Q, QC
Table of Contents: Increasing climate variability and change : reducing the vulnerability / M. James Salinger 1
Climate variability and change : past, present and future - an overview / M. James Salinger 9
Impacts of present and future climate variability and change on agriculture and forestry in the arid and semi-arid tropics / M. V. K. Sivakumar, H. P. Das, O. Brunini 31
Impacts of present and future climate variability on agriculture and forestry in the humid and sub-humid tropics / Yanxia Zhao, Chunyi Wang, Shili Wang, Lourdes V. Tibig 73
Impacts of present and future climate variability on agriculture and forestry in the temperate regions : Europe / Gianpiero Maracchi, Oleg Sirotenko, Marco Bindi 117
Impacts of present and future climate change and climate variability on agriculture in the temperate regions : North America / Raymond P. Motha, Wolfgang Baier 137
Assessing the consequences of climate change for food and forest resources : a view from the IPCC / William Easterling, Michael Apps 165
Achieving adequate adaptation in agriculture / Ian Burton, Bo Lim 191
The development of seasonal and inter-annual climate forecasting / Mike Harrison 201
Seasonal and inter-annual climate forecasting : the new tool for increasing preparedness to climate variability and change in agricultural planning and operations / Holger Meinke, Roger C. Stone 221
Using traditional methods and indigenous technologies for coping with climate variability / C. J. Stigter, Zheng Dawei, L. O. Z. Onyewotu, Mei Xurong 255
Tomorrow's forests : adapting to a changing climate / Don C. MacIver, Elaine Wheaton 273
Management strategies to sequester carbon in agricultural soils and to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions / R. L. Desjardins, W. Smith, B. Grant, C. Campbell, R. Riznek 283
Climate, communications, and innovative technologies : potential impacts and sustainability of new radio and Internet linkages in rural African communities / Mohammed Boulahya, Macol Stewart Cerda, Marion Pratt, Kelly Sponberg 299
Role of education and training in agricultural meteorology to reduce vulnerability to climate variability / Sue Walker 311
Agrometeorological research and applications needed to prepare agriculture and forestry to 21st century climate change / Victorine Perarnaud, Bernard Seguin, Eric Malezieux, Michel Deque, Denis Loustau 319
Reducing vulnerability of agriculture and forestry to climate variability and change : workshop summary and recommendations / M. J. Salinger, M. V. K. Sivakumar, R. Motha 341
Added Titles: Climatic change
Alternate Title(s): Climatic change.
Alternate Titles: In: OhioLINK electronic book center (OCoLC)180989150
In: SpringerLink (OCoLC)43927870
Issued in other form: Increasing climate variability and change : reducing the vulnerability of agriculture and forestry (OCoLC)62154883
Additional Authors: Salinger, M. J
Siva Kumar, M. V. K
Motha, Raymond P
SpringerLink (Online service)
Notes: LCCN: 2008297225
ISBN: 1402033540
ISBN: 9781402033544
"Reprinted from Climatic Change, Volume 70, Nos. 1-2, 2005."
Includes bibliographical references
Available to OhioLINK libraries
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Columbus, OH : OhioLINK, 2008. s2008 ohun s
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Physical Description: 362 p. : ill., maps (some col.) ; 25 cm
OCLC Number: 606614834
ISBN/ISSN: 1402033540
9781402033544

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