Climate and Environmental Change in China: 1951–2012

  • Dahe Qin
  • Yongjian Ding
  • Mu Mu

Part of the Springer Environmental Science and Engineering book series (SPRINGERENVIRON)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Dahe Qin, Shu Tao, Suocheng Dong, Yong Luo
    Pages 1-27
  3. Yong Luo, Dahe Qin, Renhe Zhang, Shaowu Wang, De’er Zhang
    Pages 29-45
  4. Guangyu Shi, Yong Luo, Xiaoye Zhang, Guirui Yu, Renhe Zhang, Xuejie Gao et al.
    Pages 47-67
  5. Yongjian Ding, Mu Mu, Jianyun Zhang, Tong Jiang, Tingjun Zhang, Chunyi Wang et al.
    Pages 69-92
  6. Wenjie Dong, Mu Mu, Xuejie Gao
    Pages 93-106
  7. Erda Lin, Kejun Jiang, Xiulian Hu, Juncheng Zuo, Maosong Li, Hui Ju
    Pages 107-127
  8. Jiahua Pan, Ying Chen, Haibin Zhang, Manzhu Bao, Kunming Zhang
    Pages 129-137
  9. Dahe Qin, Yong Luo, Guangyu Shi, Yongjian Ding, Wenjie Dong, Erda Lin et al.
    Pages 139-152

About this book


Through numerous color figures and tables, this book presents the most up-to-date knowledge on climate and environmental change in China. It documents the evidence and attribution of climate and environmental changes in the past few decades and discusses the impacts of climate change on environments, economy, and society. The book further provides projections of climate change and its impacts in the future. Finally, it offers the climate change mitigation and adaption technologies with strategic options which will be of interest for policy makers, researchers and the general public as well.


Attribution of Climate Change China Climate Change Data Climate Change Assessment in China Climate Change Data Climate Change Impacts Climate Change Mitigation Environmental Change in China Hydrology and Water Resources of China Projections of Climate Change cryosphere of China

Editors and affiliations

  • Dahe Qin
    • 1
  • Yongjian Ding
    • 2
  • Mu Mu
    • 3
  1. 1.Chinese Academy of SciencesLanzhouChina
  2. 2.Cold and Arid Regions EnvironmentalChinese Academy of SciencesLanzhouChina
  3. 3.The Institute of OceanologyChinese Academy of SciencesQingdaoChina

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