Global Warming and Biological Diversity

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Yale University Press, 1992 - Science - 386 pages
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This book discusses in detail the consequences of global warming for ecosystems and includes commentary by distinguished scientists on many aspects of this critical problem.
  

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Contents

ONE Introduction
3
Slowing the Rise of Greenhouse Gases
10
The Nature of Ecologically Significant Changes
16
Amelioration and Mitigation
22
THREE How Does the World Work?
31
FOUR ClimateChange Scenarios for Introduction
91
Forecasting Changes in Meteorological
105
Vegetation Composition and Diversity
119
Indirect Effects 186 Characteristics of Alaskas North Slope
234
Multiple Hits and Resource A Prototype of Warm Water Erosion Footprint
240
VIRGINIA H DALE ARTHUR MCKEE Comparisons of Present Geographical Ranges
244
Perspectives on the Projected Climatic TWENTYTHREE Between the Devil
309
TWENTY Effects of Climate Change on The Process of Fauna Collapse and the Climate
316
Anticipated Changes at the Regional Level 260 Summary
322
Species Interactions
333
Implications for Conservation Policy
339

Mammalian Fauna of North America 76 Ecosystem Processes Mediated by Soil Biota
133
SEVEN Effects of Global Warming on ELEVEN Using Computer Models
147
Potential Effects of Global Warming on of Trypanosomiasis in Africa
209
THIRTEEN Ecological Responses
221
FOURTEEN The Greenhouse Effect
228
TWENTYTWO Changes in Geographical Nonlinear Changes
347
Butterfly
360
List of Contributors
369
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I. INTRODUCTION. Predictions of the effects of climate change on regional biological diversity are necessarily imprecise. Nonetheless, we must attempt to ...
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The Impact of Climate Change on Mammal Diversity in Canada
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About the author (1992)

Thomas E. Lovejoy is president of the H. John Heinz III Center for Science, Economics and the Environment. He coedited the groundbreaking and critically acclaimed "Global Warming and Biological Diversity, "published in 1992. Lee Hannah is senior climate change biologist, Center for Applied Biodiversity Science, Conservation International.
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