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Future of Sustainable Agriculture in Saline Environments

Future of Sustainable Agriculture in Saline Environments

Publication Type: eBook

Abstract: Food production on present and future saline soils deserves the world's attention particularly because food security is a pressing issue, millions of hectares of degraded soils are available worldwide, freshwater is becoming increasingly scarce, and th...

How "wide green dikes" were reintroduced in The Netherlands: a case study of the uptake of an innovative measure in long-term strategic delta planning.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Environmental Planning & Management. Aug2019, Vol. 62 Issue 9, p1525-1544. 20p. 3 Diagrams.

Abstract: This article describes and analyzes the reintroduction of the "wide green dike" in the Netherlands. It is a noteworthy example of implementation of an innovation in long-term strategic delta planning. The Dutch Delta Program was central herein. Pursuin...

Considerations and consequences of allowing DNA sequence data as types of fungal taxa

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): IMA Fungus; June 2018, Vol. 9 Issue: 1 p167-175, 9p

Abstract: Nomenclatural type definitions are one of the most important concepts in biological nomenclature. Being physical objects that can be re-studied by other researchers, types permanently link taxonomy (an artificial agreement to classify biological divers...

The scientific motivation of the internationally agreed ‘well below 2 °C’ climate protection target: a historical perspective.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability; Jun2017, Vol. 26, p134-142, 9p

Abstract: Copyright of Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability is the property of Elsevier B.V. and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, use...

Green adaptation by innovative dike concepts along the Dutch Wadden Sea coast.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Environmental Science & Policy; Dec2014, Vol. 44, p108-125, 18p

Abstract: Copyright of Environmental Science & Policy is the property of Elsevier B.V. and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, dow...

Sahel decadal rainfall variability and the role of model horizontal resolution

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Geophysical Research Letters; January 2016, Vol. 43 Issue: 1 p326-333, 8p

Abstract: Substantial low‐frequency rainfall fluctuations occurred in the Sahel throughout the twentieth century, causing devastating drought. Modeling these low‐frequency rainfall fluctuations has remained problematic for climate models for many years. Here we ...

Trade-offs between biodiversity and flood protection services of coastal salt marshes.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability; Sep2013, Vol. 5 Issue 3/4, p320-326, 7p

Abstract: Copyright of Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability is the property of Elsevier B.V. and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, use...

Flood Protection in Venice under Conditions of Sea-Level Rise: An Analysis of Institutional and Technical Measures.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Coastal Management. Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p355-380. 26p. 1 Black and White Photograph, 1 Diagram, 3 Charts, 6 Graphs.

Abstract: It is widely acknowledged that in times of climate change loss of coastal resources and risk for human life can be minimized by implementing adaptation strategies. Such strategies need to encompass a balanced mix of non-structural (institutional) and s...

Adaptation to Climate Change.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Built Environment; 2009, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p452-470, 19p, 6 Diagrams, 2 Charts, 3 Graphs

Abstract: Copyright of Built Environment is the property of Alexandrine Press and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or...

One-Minute Wear‐Rate Measurement.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Macromolecular Rapid Communications; Feb2005, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p188-191, 4p

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