Adapting Water Management A Primer on Coping with Climate Change

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This primer is intended as a guide to some of the basic issues surrounding water management from a climate change perspective. It includes information on climate change impacts on various freshwater ecosystems as well as precipitation. Also addressed is how the assessment of vulnerability should distinguish between impacts assessment, which attempts to project future biophysical and ecological changes in a deterministic manner, and vulnerability assessment, which attempts to combine an assessment of future suites of change with an assessment of the resilience of ecosystems and management institutions.

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Matthews, John H. & Quesne, Tom Le March 2009.

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    Place of Publication: Panda House Weyside Park Godalming Surrey GU7 1XR.

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This primer is intended as a guide to some of the basic issues surrounding water management from a climate change perspective. It includes information on climate change impacts on various freshwater ecosystems as well as precipitation. Also addressed is how the assessment of vulnerability should distinguish between impacts assessment, which attempts to project future biophysical and ecological changes in a deterministic manner, and vulnerability assessment, which attempts to combine an assessment of future suites of change with an assessment of the resilience of ecosystems and management institutions.

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36 P.: col.ill.

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  • March 2009

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Matthews, John H. & Quesne, Tom Le. Adapting Water Management A Primer on Coping with Climate Change, text, March 2009; Panda House Weyside Park Godalming Surrey GU7 1XR.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc226773/: accessed September 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .