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作者 Dietz, Thomas
書名 Climate Change in the Great Lakes Region : Navigating an Uncertain Future
出版項 East Lansing : Michigan State University Press, 2011
國際標準書號 9781609172367 (electronic bk.)
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說明 1 online resource (278 pages)
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附註 Intro -- Contents -- Thinking about Climate Change in the Great Lakes Region -- Part One: Effects of Climate Change in the Great Lakes Region -- Historical Climate Trends in Michigan and the Great Lakes Region -- Jeffrey A. Andresen -- Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation Strategies for Great Lakes Nearshore and Coastal Systems -- Scudder D. Mackey -- Climate Change and Biodiversity in the Great Lakes Region: From "Fingerprints" of Change to Helping Safeguard Species -- Kimberly R. Hall and Terry L. Root -- Part Two: Decision Making and Climate Change -- Decision Making under Climate Uncertainty: The Power of Understanding Judgment and Decision Processes -- Sabine M. Marx and Elke U. Weber -- Agricultural Adaptation to Climate Change: Is Uncertain Information Usable Knowledge? -- William E. Easterling, Clark Seipt, Adam Terando, and Xianzeng Niu -- Adapting to Climate Change in the Context of Multiple Risks: A Case Study of Cash Crop Farming in Ontario -- Ben Bradshaw, Suzanne Belliveau, and Barry Smit -- Part Three: Adaptation Tools and Case Studies -- The Contextual Importance of Uncertainty in Climate-Sensitive Decision-Making: Toward an Integrative Decision-Centered Screening Tool -- Susanne Moser -- Linking Science to Decision Making in the Great Lakes Region -- Joel D. Scheraga -- The Development and Communication of an Ensemble of Local- Scale Climate Scenarios: An Example from the Pileus Project -- Julie A. Winkler, Jeanne M. Bisanz, Galina S. Guentchev, Krerk Piromsopa, Jenni van Ravensway, Haryono Prawiranata, Ryan S. Torre, Hai Kyung Min, and Johnathan Clark -- Preparing for Climate Change in the Great Lakes Region -- Notes on the Contributors -- Reflections on Stephen H. Schneider -- Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Dietz, Thomas Climate Change in the Great Lakes Region : Navigating an Uncertain Future East Lansing : Michigan State University Press,c2011 9781611860122
主題 Climatic changes -- Great Lakes Region (North America);Great Lakes Region (North America) -- Environmental conditions
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Alt Author Bidwell, David
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