The Resource Climate change : agencies should develop guidance for addressing the effects on federal land and water resources : report to Congressional requesters, (electronic resource)

Climate change : agencies should develop guidance for addressing the effects on federal land and water resources : report to Congressional requesters, (electronic resource)

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Climate change : agencies should develop guidance for addressing the effects on federal land and water resources : report to Congressional requesters
Title
Climate change
Title remainder
agencies should develop guidance for addressing the effects on federal land and water resources : report to Congressional requesters
Title variation
Agencies should develop guidance for addressing the effects on federal land and water resources
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eng
Summary
According to experts at the GAO workshop, federal land and water resources are vulnerable to a wide range of effects from climate change, some of which are already occurring. These effects include ... 1. physical effects such as droughts, floods, glacial melting, and sea level rise; 2. biological effects, such as increases in insect and disease infestations, shifts in species distribution, and changes in the timing of natural events; and 3. economic and social effects, such as adverse impacts on tourism, infrastructure, fishing, and other resources uses. Experts also identified several challenges that resource managers face in addressing the observed and potential effects of climate change in their management and planning efforts. In particular, BLM, FS, FWS, NOAA, and NPS have not made climate change a priority and the agencies' strategic plans do not specifically address climate change
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non fiction
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  • United States
  • Climatic changes
  • Climatic changes
  • Administrative agencies
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Climate change : agencies should develop guidance for addressing the effects on federal land and water resources : report to Congressional requesters, (electronic resource)
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mixed
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Includes bibliographical references
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black and white
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28 cm.
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ii, 179 p.
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electronic
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ill., maps, digital, PDF file
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preservation
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Electronic reproduction.
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Label
Climate change : agencies should develop guidance for addressing the effects on federal land and water resources : report to Congressional requesters, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
mixed
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
black and white
Dimensions
28 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
ii, 179 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
mixed
Other physical details
ill., maps, digital, PDF file
Quality assurance targets
present
Reformatting quality
preservation
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
cis2007803780
System details
System requirements: PDF reader software

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