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Climate change adaptation plan for Australian birds / editors: Stephen T. Garnett and Donald C. Franklin
Bib ID 6389014
Format BookBook [cartographic image, text, volume]
Description Collingwood, VIC : CSIRO Publishing, [2014] 
©2014 
262 pages : colour illustrations, maps ; 30 cm 
ISBN 9780643108028 (paperback)
Summary

This is the first climate change adaptation plan produced for a national faunal group anywhere in the world. It outlines the nature of threats related to climate change for the Australian bird taxa most likely to be affected by climate change, and provides recommendations on what might be done to assist them and an approximate cost of doing so. It also features an analysis of how climate change will affect all Australian birds, explains why some species are likely to be more exposed or sensitive to it than others, and explores the theory and practice of conservation management under the realities of a changing climate.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Birds -- Australia -- Climatic factors.  |  Climatic changes -- Environmental aspects.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Garnett, Stephen, 1955-, editor  |  Franklin, Donald Charles, editor  |  CSIRO, issuing body

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