Ecosystem-based Adaptation

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The physical basis for increases in precipitation extremes in simulations of 21st-century...
Paul A. O'Gorman and Tapio Schneider
Publications
2009

Global warming is expected to lead to a large increase in atmospheric water vapor content and to changes in the hydrological cycle,...

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Reconciling conflicting perspectives for biodiversity conservation in the Anthropocene
Christoph Kueffer Christopher N Kaiser-Bunbury
Publications
2013

We introduce a framework – based on experiences from oceanic islands – for conserving biodiversity in the Anthropocene. In an...

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Resilience, Regime Shifts, and Guided Transition under Climate Change: Examining the Practical...
Brenda B. Lin and Brian Petersen
Publications
2013

Managing terrestrial systems has become increasingly difficult under climate change as unidirectional shifts in climate conditions...

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Restoring forests: What constitutes success in the twenty-first century?
Douglass F. JacobsEmail authorJuan A. OlietJames AronsonAndreas...
Publications
2015

Forest loss and degradation is occurring at high rates but humankind is experiencing historical momentum that favors forest restoration...

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The right incentives enable ocean sustainability successes and provide hope for the future
Jane Lubchenco, Elizabeth B. Cerny-Chipman, Jessica N. Reimer,...
Publications
2016

Healthy ocean ecosystems are needed to sustain people and livelihoods and to achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals....

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The use of Ecosystem-based Adaptation practices by smallholder farmers in Central America
Celia A.Harvey M. RuthMartínez-Rodrígueza José Mario, Cárdenas...
Publications
2017

There is growing interest in promoting the use of Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA) practices to help smallholder farmers adapt to...

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Thresholds in Caribbean coral reefs: implications for ecosystem‐based fishery management
Kendra A. Karr Rod Fujita Benjamin S. Halpern Carrie V....
Publications
2014

Ecosystem-based management of coral reef fisheries aims to sustainably deliver a diverseportfolio of ecosystem services. This goal can be...

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Tolerance adaptation and precipitation changes complicate latitudinal patterns of climate...
Timothy C. Bonebrake and Michael D. Mastrandrea
Publications
2010

Global patterns of biodiversity and comparisons between tropical
and temperate ecosystems have pervaded ecology from its inception...

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Towards systematic conservation planning adapted to the local flow of ecosystem services
Jérôme Cimon-Morina , Marcel Darveaub, Monique Poulin
Publications
2014

Ecosystem services (ES) are increasingly included in conservation assessment worldwide to sustain their ability to fulfill human needs....

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