Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Climate Change - Geophysical Foundations and Ecological Effects

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Juan A. Blanco
Juan A. Blanco

Universidad Publica De Navarra,
Spain

Published12 September 2011

Doi10.5772/915

ISBN978-953-307-419-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-4436-6

Copyright year2011

Number of pages536

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2. Time Correlation Laws Inferred from Climatic Records: Long-Range Persistence and Alternative Paradigms

By Maria Lanfredi, Tiziana Simoniello, Vincenzo Cuomo and Maria Macchiato

2,558
4. Temporal Variability of Rain-Induced Floods in Southern Quebec

By Assani Ali Arkamose, Landry Raphaëlle, Quessy Jean-François and Clément Francis

2,251
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5. Detecting of a Global and Caribbean Climate Change

By Nazario D. Ramirez-Beltran, Joan Manuel Castro and Oswaldo Julca

2,157
10. Drought Analysis Based on SPI and SAD Curve for the Korean Peninsula Considering Climate Change

By Minsoo Kyoung, Jaewon Kwak, Duckgil Kim, Hungsoo Kim and Vijay P. Singh

2,730
11. Review of Long Term Macro-Fauna Movement by Multi-Decadal Warming Trends in the Northeastern Pacific

By Christian Salvadeo, Daniel Lluch-Belda, Salvador Lluch-Cota and Milena Mercuri

2,396
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16. Climate Change Impact on Quiver Trees in Arid Namibia and South Africa

By Danni Guo, Renkuan Guo, Yanhong Cui, Guy F. Midgley, Res Altwegg and Christien Thiart

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18. The Use and Misuse of Climatic Gradients for Evaluating Climate Impact on Dryland Ecosystems - an Example for the Solution of Conceptual Problems

By Marcelo Sternberg, Claus Holzapfel, Katja Tielbörger, Pariente Sarah, Jaime Kigel, Hanoch Lavee, Aliza Fleischer, Florian Jeltsch and Martin Köchy

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19. Climate-Driven Change of the Stand Age Structure in the Polar Ural Mountains

By Valeriy Mazepa, Stepan Shiyatov and Nadezhda Devi

3,150
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20. Mountains Under Climate and Global Change Conditions – Research Results in the Alps

By Oliver Bender, Axel Borsdorf, Andrea Fischer and Johann Stötter

3,297
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21. Are Debris Floods and Debris Avalanches Responding Univocally to Recent Climatic Change – A Case Study in the French Alps

By V. Jomelli, I. Pavlova, M. Utasse, M. Chenet, D. Grancher, D. Brunstein and F. Leone

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22. Glaciers Shrinking in Nepal Himalaya

By Samjwal R. Bajracharya, Sudan B. Maharjan and Finu Shrestha

3,670
23. Subglacial and Proglacial Ecosystem Responses to Climate Change

By Jacob C. Yde, Teresa G. Bárcena and Kai W. Finster

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25. Estimation of the Sea Level Rise by 2100 Resulting from Changes in the Surface Mass Balance of the Greenland Ice Sheet

By Xavier Fettweis, Alexandre Belleflamme, Michel Erpicum, Bruno Franco and Samuel Nicolay

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