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Title Climate change and its impact on ecosystem services and biodiversity in arid and semi-arid zones [electronic resource] / Ahmed Karmaoui, editor
Imprint Hershey, Pennsylvania : IGI Global, [2019]
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (xxiii, 408 p.)
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Chapter 1. Section placeholder ; Chapter 2. The need to establish a long-term ecological research network in Morocco as a tool to monitor ecosystems under climate change ; Chapter 3. Associations between climate, ecosystems, and ecosystem services in the pre-Sahara: case study of Tafilalet, Morocco ; Chapter 4. Ecosystem services demand management under climate change scenarios: use of WEAP software in case of water demand in Ziz Basin, Morocco ; Chapter 5. Section placeholder ; Chapter 6. Monetary value change of some provisioning ecosystem services of Middle Draa Valley, South of Morocco ; Chapter 7. Potential role of endophytes for sustainable environment ; Chapter 8. Health effects of air pollution in urban environment ; Chapter 9. Section placeholder ; Chapter 10. Climate change impacts on biodiversity in arid and semi-arid areas: biodiversity under climate change ; Chapter 11. Impacts of climate change on biodiversity and ecosystem services: current trends ; Chapter 12. Impact of climatic changes on earth's survival: an analysis of changing environment and its consequences at a global level ; Chapter 13. Potential impacts of climate change on land degradation and desertification: land degradation and climate change ; Chapter 14. Potential impacts of climate change on the inland fisheries of arid and semi-arid regions of Africa: impacts of climate change on inland fisheries ; Chapter 15. Climate change and its impacts on oases ecosystem in Morocco ; Chapter 16. Section placeholder ; Chapter 17. Ecosystem services, climate change, and food security ; Chapter 18. Ecosystem services-climate-health associations: water-climate-leishmaniasis nexus in an endemic focus of zoonotic cutaneous leishmaniasis ; Chapter 19. Relationships between climate parameters and the density of phlebotomus papatasi, the main vector of zoonotic cutaneous leishmaniasis ; Chapter 20. Section placeholder ; Chapter 21. Effectiveness of local community policy responses to climate change impact on ecosystem services for biodiversity conservation in the semi-arid zones ; Chapter 22. Adaptive strategies of small family farms in the face of climate change: the case of the Tleta Watershed in northern Morocco
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"This book explores the effects of climate change and the human pressure on biodiversity and ecosystem services in dry lands. It also focuses on how climate change impacts the biodiversity and the associated ecosystem services and how it can be overcome at various strategic policy formulations in local, national and international levels"--Provided by publisher
Subject Climatic changes -- Morocco
Climatic changes -- Government policy -- Morocco
Biodiversity -- Climatic factors -- Morocco
Ecosystem services -- Morocco
Alt Author Karmaoui, Ahmed, 1982- editor
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