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Title: Addressing uncertainty in vulnerability assessments [Chapter 5]

Author: Joyce, Linda; Cross, Molly; Girvatz, Evan

Date: 2011

Source: In: Glick, P.; Stein, B. A.; Edelson, N. A., editors. 2011. Scanning the conservation horizon: A guide to climate change vulnerability assessment. Washington, D.C.: National Wildlife Federation. p. 68-73.

Publication Series: Book Chapter

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Description: This chapter addresses issues and approaches for dealing with uncertainty specifically within the context of conducting climate change vulnerability assessments (i.e., uncertainties related to identifying and modeling the sensitivities, levels of exposure, and adaptive capacity of the assessment targets).

Keywords: climate change, vulnerability assessments

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Joyce, Linda; Cross, Molly; Girvatz, Evan. 2011. Addressing uncertainty in vulnerability assessments [Chapter 5]. In: Glick, P.; Stein, B. A.; Edelson, N. A., editors. 2011. Scanning the conservation horizon: A guide to climate change vulnerability assessment. Washington, D.C.: National Wildlife Federation. p. 68-73.

 


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