3 edition of Temperature adaptation in a changing climate found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Kenneth B. Storey and Karen K. Tanino|
|Series||CABI climate change series -- 3|
|LC Classifications||QH541.15.B56 T457 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 239 p. :|
|Number of Pages||239|
|LC Control Number||2011026523|
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Temperature adaptation is a much neglected field in the minds of climate change researchers and policy makers. However, increasing fluctuations in temperature means that the risk of cold and heat stress will pose an increasing threat to both wild and cultivated plants and animals, with frost injury expected to cause devastating damage to crops on an increasingly large scale.
Temperature adaptation is a much neglected field in the minds of climate change researchers and policy makers. However, increasing fluctuations in temperature mean that the risk of cold and heat stress will pose an increasing threat to both wild and cultivated plants and animals, with frost injury expected to cause devastating damage to crops on.
Temperature adaptation in a changing climate: nature at risk. Description This book contains 16 chapters dealing with the impact of global climate change on non-human life on Earth, particularly on the effects of global warming on species that currently depend on.
Get this from a library. Temperature adaptation in a changing climate: nature at risk. [K B Storey; Karen K Tanino;] -- This book contains 16 chapters dealing with the impact of global climate change on non-human life on Earth, particularly on the effects of global warming on species that currently depend on cool or.
Temperature adaptation in a changing climate; nature at risk. by Kenneth B. Storey and Karen K. Tanino. CABI Publishing pages $ Hardcover CABI climate change series; 3 QH The effects of climate change on low temperature adaptation has been an overlooked area in the worlds of research and policy.
Temperature Adaptation in a Changing Climate. In book: Temperature Adaptation in a Changing Climate: Nature at Risk (Cabi Climate Change) (pp.6). Climate Change and Agricultural Ecosystems incorporates both theoretical and practical aspects, and serves as base line information for future research.
This book is a valuable resource for those working in environmental sciences, soil sciences. This book addresses these critical issues by presenting the science needed not only to understand climate change effects on crops but also to adapt current agricultural systems, particularly in regard to genetics, to the changing conditions.
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Book Description: This book describes how Earth's climate is changing, how it has been changing in the recent geological past and how it may change in the future.
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