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Title The impact of climate change on regional systems : a comprehensive analysis of California / edited by Joel B. Smith, Robert Mendelsohn
Imprint Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar Pub., c2006
book jacket
 RCHSS Library  QC981.8.C5 I4485 2006    AVAILABLE    30560400569494
Descript xix, 272 p., [12] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm
Series New horizons in environmental economics
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Socio-economic changes / Joel B. Smith -- Urbanization scenarios / John D. Landis and Michael Reilly -- Climate change scenarios / Check Hakkarinen and Joel B. Smith -- Terrestrial ecosystem changes / James M. Lenihan, Raymond Drapek, and Ronald Neilson -- Biodiversity changes and adaptation / Hector Galbraith, Joel B. Smith, and Russel Jones -- Timber impacts / Robert Menelsohn -- Changes in runoff / Norman L. Miller, Kathy E. Bashford, and Eric Strem -- Changes in crop yields and irrigation demand / Richard M. Adams, JunJie Wu, and Laurie L. Houston -- Water resources impacts / Jay R. Lund, Tingu Zhu, Stacy K. Tanaka, and Marion W. Jenkins -- Agricultural impacts / Richard Howitt and Elizabeth Peinaar -- Energy impacts / Robert Mendelsohn -- Coastal impacts / James Neumann and Daniel Hudgens -- Conclusion Robert Mendelsohn and Joel B. Smith
Subject Climatic changes -- Environmental aspects -- California
Climatic changes -- Risk assessment -- California
Environmental management -- California
Alt Author Smith, Joel B
Mendelsohn, Robert O., 1952-
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