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Tortajada, Cecilia

Increasing Resilience to Climate Variability and Change

Tortajada, Cecilia - Increasing Resilience to Climate Variability and Change, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Water, Governance, and Infrastructure for Enhancing Climate Resilience
Cecilia Tortajada

2. Enhancing Water Governance for Climate Resilience: Arizona, USA—Sonora, Mexico Comparative Assessment of the Role of Reservoirs in Adaptive Management for Water Security
Christopher A. Scott, America N. Lutz-Ley

3. The Murray–Darling Basin: Climate Change, Infrastructure, and Water
Jamie Pittock

4. Climate Change Adaptation, Water Infrastructure Development, and Responsive Governance in the Himalayas: The Case Study of Nepal’s Koshi River Basin
Shahriar M. Wahid, Aditi Mukherji, Arun Shrestha

5. Building Pakistan’s Resilience to Flood Disasters in the Indus River Basin
Guillermo Mendoza, Zarif Khero

6. Yellow River: Re-operation of the Infrastructure System to Increase Resilience to Climate Variability and Changes
Yangbo Sun, Xinfeng Fu

7. The Durance-Verdon River Basin in France: The Role of Infrastructures and Governance for Adaptation to Climate Change
Emmanuel Branche

8. Sobradinho Reservoir: Governance and Stakeholders
Antonio Augusto B. Lima, Fernanda Abreu

9. Adaptation and Mitigation Measures for High-Risk Dams, Considering Changes in Their Climate and Basin
Victor H. Alcocer-Yamanaka, Rodrigo Murillo-Fernandez

10. Seyhan Dam, Turkey, and Climate Change Adaptation Strategies
Bülent Selek, Dilek Demirel Yazici, Hakan Aksu, A. Deniz Özdemir

11. Lake Nasser: Alleviating the Impacts of Climate Fluctuations and Change
Asit K. Biswas

12. Greater Security with Less Water: Sterkfontein Dam’s Contribution to Systemic Resilience
Mike Muller

Keywords: Environment, Environmental Management, Water Policy/Water Governance/Water Management, Climate Change/Climate Change Impacts, Sustainable Development, Hydrology/Water Resources, Climate Change Management and Policy

Editor
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2016
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Water Resources Development and Management
Page amount
24 pages
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9789811019142
Printed ISBN
978-981-10-1913-5

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