Global Change and Mountain Regions: An Overview of Current by Uli M. Huber,Harald K.M. Bugmann,Mel A. Reasoner

By Uli M. Huber,Harald K.M. Bugmann,Mel A. Reasoner

Mountain areas occupy a couple of area of the worldwide terrestrial land floor and supply items and prone to greater than part the humanity. worldwide environmental switch threatens the integrity of those platforms and their skill to supply the products and providers upon which humanity has come to count. This e-book provides an outline of the nation of analysis in fields touching on the detection, realizing and prediction of worldwide switch affects in mountain areas. greater than 60 contributions from paleoclimatology, cryospheric examine, hydrology, ecology, and improvement experiences are compiled during this quantity, each one with an outlook on destiny learn directions.

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