2005

Increasing Climate Variability and Change

Reducing the Vulnerability of Agriculture and Forestry

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-3354-4 (Print) 978-1-4020-4166-2 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

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    Pages 1-3

    Increasing Climate Variability and Change: Reducing the Vulnerability

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    Pages 5-7

    Foreword

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    Pages 9-29

    Climate Variability and Change: Past, Present and Future — an Overview

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    Pages 31-72

    Impacts of Present and Future Climate Variability and Change on Agriculture and Forestry in the Arid and Semi-Arid Tropics

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    Pages 73-116

    Impacts of Present and Future Climate Variability on Agriculture and Forestry in the Humid and Sub-Humid Tropics

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    Pages 117-135

    Impacts of Present and Future Climate Variability on Agriculture and Forestry in the Temperate Regions: Europe

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    Pages 137-164

    Impacts of Present and Future Climate Change and Climate Variability on Agriculture in the Temperate Regions: North America

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    Pages 165-189

    Assessing the Consequences of Climate Change for Food and Forest Resources: A View from the IPCC

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    Pages 191-200

    Achieving Adequate Adaptation in Agriculture

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    Pages 201-220

    The Development of Seasonal and Inter-Annual Climate Forecasting

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    Pages 221-253

    Seasonal and Inter-Annual Climate Forecasting: The New Tool for Increasing Preparedness to Climate Variability and Change in Agricultural Planning and Operations

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    Pages 255-271

    Using Traditional Methods and Indigenous Technologies for Coping with Climate Variability

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    Pages 273-282

    Tomorrow’s Forests: Adapting to a Changing Climate

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    Pages 283-297

    Management Strategies to Sequester Carbon in Agricultural Soils and to Mitigate Greenhouse Gas Emissions

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    Pages 299-310

    Climate, Communications, and Innovative Technologies: Potential Impacts and Sustainability of New Radio and Internet Linkages in Rural African Communities

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    Pages 311-318

    Role of Education and Training in Agricultural Meteorology to Reduce Vulnerability to Climate Variability

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    Pages 319-340

    Agrometeorological Research and Applications Needed to Prepare Agriculture and Forestry to 21st Century Climate Change

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    Pages 341-362

    Reducing Vulnerability of Agriculture and Forestry to Climate Variability and Change: Workshop Summary and Recommendations