Geospatial Technologies and Climate Change

ISBN: 978-3-319-01688-7 (Print) 978-3-319-01689-4 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Geospatial Technologies as Impact Assessment Tools in Scoping and Monitoring the Impact of Climate Change

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-19

      Climate Change Around the World: Australia, the Netherlands, and India

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      Pages 21-35

      Dust Storms and Their Influence on Atmospheric Parameters over the Indo-Gangetic Plains

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      Pages 37-52

      Impact of Climate Change on Coral Reefs

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      Pages 53-63

      Landslide Disaster Management

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      Pages 65-78

      Studies of Mangrove Regeneration in the Tsunami-Affected Area of Port Blair, South Andaman, India, Using In Situ and Remote Sensing Techniques

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      Pages 79-101

      Phyto- and Zooplankton Community Assemblages of the Car Nicobar Islands, Andaman Sea, India, and its Significance with Climatic Change

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      Pages 103-120

      Application of GIS and Remote Sensing in Landslide Hazard Zonation

  3. Geospatial Technologies as Decision Support Tools in Planning for Adaptation and Mitigation

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      Pages 121-121

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      Pages 123-136

      Swarm Planning for Climate Change: How Transformations Can Be Achieved

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      Pages 137-174

      Maps, Knowledge and Resilience: Application of ArcGIS in Building Small Islands’ Resilience to Climate Change

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      Pages 175-186

      Application of Remote Sensing in Fisheries: Role of Potential Fishing Zone Advisories

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      Pages 187-199

      Application of Geo-spatial Technologies in Coastal Vulnerability Studies Due to Sea Level Rise (SLR) Along the Central Orissa Coast, India

  4. Geospatial Technologies: Exploring Their Technical Potential in Climate Change Research

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      Pages 201-201

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      Pages 203-218

      Satellite Geoid/Gravity for Offshore Exploration

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      Pages 219-238

      Ultra-high Resolution Global Model Climate Change Projection for India: Towards a Data Intensive Paradigm

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      Pages 239-246

      DGPS Principles, Errors, and Achievable Accuracies

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      Pages 247-260

      Fundamentals of Geographical Information System (GIS), Map Sources, and Digital Map Preparation

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      Pages 261-277

      Generation of Geomorphometric Information Using Satellite Images for Climate Change Impact Studies

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      Pages 279-290

      Remote Sensing Basics

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 291-299