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0415849632
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9780415849630
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Mountain World in Danger: Climate change in the forests and mountains of Europe

Mountain World in Danger: Climate change in the forests and mountains of Europe

by Sten Nilsson, David Pitt

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First Published in 2009. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


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ISBN-13: 9780415849630
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 03/11/2013
Series: Sustainable Development Set
Pages: 212
Product dimensions: 6.12(w) x 9.19(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures and Tables
Abbreviations
Preface
Foreword
Acknowledgements
Introduction
1. Climate Change: Facts and Theories
2. Mountain and Cryosphere Situations
3. Climate Change and Mountain Regions
4. Climate Change and Mountain Forests
5. What Can be Done?
6. International Responses
Appendices
Impacts of Climate Change on Seasonal Snow Cover, Ice and Permafrost and Socioeconomic Consequences - the IPCC
Conclusions
II Second World Climate Conference - Ministerial Declaration
III Mountains and the Cryosphere - Proposals for the World Conservation Strategy
IV IPCC3: Report of the Response Strategies Working Group
V Extract from Second World Climate Conference Conference Statement
VI Possible Elements for Inclusion in a Framework Convention on Climate Change
VII The Bellerive Initiative on Alpine Action
Index 188

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