All Shops

Go to British Wildlife

6 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published six times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £25 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £18 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Habitats & Ecosystems  Urban & Built Environment

Resilient Cities Cities and Adaptation to Climate Change - Proceedings of the Global Forum 2010

Series: Local Sustainability Volume: 1
Edited By: Konrad Otto-Zimmermann
617 pages, 121 illus
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
Resilient Cities
Click to have a closer look
Select version
  • Resilient Cities ISBN: 9789400707849 Hardback May 2011 Usually dispatched within 1-2 weeks
Selected version: £279.99
About this book Contents Customer reviews Related titles

About this book

Even with significant reductions of greenhouse gas emissions, a certain degree of climate change will inevitably occur. Adapting to climate change will become a necessary step in reducing the vulnerability of many regions across the globe. This is especially true for urban areas where climate change has been shown to have particularly destabilizing effects.

Through the identification and analysis of the most relevant impacts facing urban areas, this book makes clear the need to incorporate climate change concerns into the mainstream of local planning, governance and policy making practices.


Foreword Acknowledgements Introduction 1. Gathering the global adaptation community: Why adaptation? Why now? 2. Describing impacts at the local level 3. Frameworks for local action: Challenges and Proactive recommendations 4. Local strategies and actions in response to climate Change 5. Approaches to climate change adaptation in cities 6. Reality Check -- Adaptation on the Ground Glossary Index

Customer Reviews

Series: Local Sustainability Volume: 1
Edited By: Konrad Otto-Zimmermann
617 pages, 121 illus
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
Current promotions
Best of Winter 2018Harper CollinsOrder your free copy of our 2018 equipment catalogueBritish Wildlife