2 edition of Threat of climatic changes found in the catalog.
Threat of climatic changes
Y. P. R. Bhalotra
|Statement||Y.P.R. Bhalotra, G.K. Ramothwa.|
|Contributions||Ramothwa, G. K.|
|LC Classifications||QC981.8.C5 B47 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||27 p. :|
|Number of Pages||27|
|LC Control Number||92980347|
Climate Change and Crop Production Edited by Matthew P. Reynolds This book is very timely. The issues of food security and climate change are both at the top of the top of the political agenda. The agricultural sector is a significant contributor to greenhouse gas emissions and changes in climate are projected to affect agricultural File Size: KB. The vital link between oceans and climate change is among the issues at the forefront of discussions at the United Nations Ocean Conference taking place in New York from 5 to 9 June. SDG 14 is the.
The threat of climate change is an increasingly important environmental issue for the globe. Because the economic questions involved have received relatively little attention, I have been writing a nontechnical book for people who would like to see how market-based approaches could be used to formulate policy on climate change. His warning comes on the heels of last week’s alarming Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report warning that we only have 12 years to make changes Author: Abigail Higgins.
GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE: NATIONAL SECURITY IMPLICATIONS Carolyn Pumphrey Editor May This publication is a work of the U.S. Government as defined in Ti United States Code, Section As such, it is in the public domain, and under the provisions of Ti United States Code, Section , it may not be Size: 1MB. What might spur leaders to action, if it were better understood, is the enormous threat that climate change already poses to human health. Climate change exacerbates chronic and contagious disease, worsens food and water shortages, increases the risk of pandemics, and aggravates mass displacement.
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In an extract from her new book Rising, Elizabeth Rush explains the threat from sea-level rise, which, for millions of Americans, is about to get very real, very quickly Skip to main content The Author: Elizabeth Rush.