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Climate Change: Significance for Agriculture and Forestry

Edited By: DH White and SM Howden

150 pages, Figs, tabs, maps

Kluwer Academic Publishers

Hardback | Dec 1994 | #38168 | ISBN: 0792329333
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About this book

Papers arising from an IPCC meeting held in Canberra. Highlights the need for adaptive management strategies for agriculture and forestry to enable them to adapt to future environmental change and to limit greenhouse gas emissions.


Contents

Editorial. Monitoring and Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Agriculture, Forestry and Other Human Activities; S. Boag, D.H. White, S.M. Howden. Rice Paddies as a Methane Source; K. Minami, H.-U. Neue. Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Intensive Livestock Systems: their Estimation and Technologies from Reduction; S.C. Jarvis, B.F. Pain. Global Change Strategy Options in the Extensive Agriculture Regions of the World; B.H. Walker. Methods for Exploring Management Options to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Tropical Grazing Systems; S.M. Howden, D.H. White, G.M. McKeon, J.C. Scanlan, J.O. Carter. Integrated Land-Use Systems: Assessment of Promising Agroforest and Alternative Land-Use Practices to Enhance Carbon Conversion and Sequestration; R.K. Dixon, J.K. Winjum, K.J. Andrasko, J.J. Lee, P.E. Schroeder. Determining the Climatic Requirements of Trees Suitable for Agroforestry; T.H. Booth. Polish Forest Ecosystems: the Influence of Changes in the Economic System on the Carbon Balance; W. Galinski, M. Kuppers. Climate Change and Agriculture: a Perspective on Priorities for Economic Policy; T.D. Mount. Outcomes and Policy Recommendations from the PICC/AFOS Working Group on Climate Change Response Strategies and Emission Reductions; K. Heinloth, R.P. Karimanzira.

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