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The Resource Forest conservation in the Anthropocene : science, policy, and practice, edited by V. Alaric Sample, R. Patrick Bixler, and Char Miller

Forest conservation in the Anthropocene : science, policy, and practice, edited by V. Alaric Sample, R. Patrick Bixler, and Char Miller

Label
Forest conservation in the Anthropocene : science, policy, and practice
Title
Forest conservation in the Anthropocene
Title remainder
science, policy, and practice
Statement of responsibility
edited by V. Alaric Sample, R. Patrick Bixler, and Char Miller
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Thought-provoking insight on overcoming the constraints of climate change and policies that need to be introduced or changed to combat the climate change on the forests of the world. Environmental scientists probe the dilemmas that confront us and will continue to confront us in the coming century"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
634.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
SD390.7.C55
LC item number
F6635 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sample, V. Alaric
  • Bixler, R. Patrick
  • Miller, Char
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forest microclimatology
  • Forest conservation
  • Climatic changes
  • Climatic changes
  • Forest conservation
  • Forest microclimatology
Label
Forest conservation in the Anthropocene : science, policy, and practice, edited by V. Alaric Sample, R. Patrick Bixler, and Char Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Forest conservation and management in the Anthropocene / V. Alaric Sample -- Section I. Changing climatic regimes and forest ecosystems : Climate change in the age of humans / Curt Stager -- Invasive plants, insects, and diseases in the forests of the Anthropocene / Alexander M. Evans -- Climate and wildfire in western US forests / Anthony L. Westerling, Timothy J. Brown, Tania Schoennagel, Thomas W. Swetnam, Monica G. Turner, and Thomas T. Veblen -- Forest ecosystem reorganization underway in the southwestern United States: a preview of widespread forest changes in the Anthropocene? / Craig D. Allen -- Section II. Assessing vulnerability and threats to current management regimes : Increasing resiliency in frequent fire forests: lessons from the Sierra Nevada and Western Australia / Scott L. Stephens -- Protected areas under threat / Tim Caro, Grace K. Charles, Dena J. Clink, Jason Riggio, Alexandra M. Weill, and Carolyn Whitesell -- Mitigating Anthropocene influences in forests in the United States / Chadwick Dearing Oliver -- Section III. Adaptation strategies for biodiversity conservation and water protection : Planning the future's forests with assisted migration / Mary I. Williams and R. Kasten Dumroese -- Maintaining forest diversity in a changing climate: a geophysical approach / Mark Anderson and Nels Johnson -- Adaptation: forests as water infrastructure in a changing climate / Todd Gartner, Heather McGray, James Mulligan, Jonas Epstein, and Ayesha Dinshaw -- Water source protection funds as a tool to address climate adaptation and resiliency in southwestern forests / Laura Falk McCarthy -- Section IV. Transdisciplinarity in the Anthropocene : Implementing climate change adaptation in forested regions of the western United States / Jessica E. Halofsky, Linda A. Joyce, Constance I. Millar, David L. Peterson, and Janine M. Rice -- Challenges and opportunities for large landscape-scale management in a shifting climate: the importance of nested adaptation responses across geospatial and temporal scales / Gary M. Tabor, Anne A. Carlson, and R. Travis Belote -- Climate change effects on forests, water resources, and communities of the Delaware River Basin / Will Price and Susan Beecher -- Section V. Evolving international and policy frameworks : Policy challenges for wildlife management in a changing climate / Mark L. Shaffer -- Evolving institutional and policy frameworks to support adaptation strategies / David Cleaves and R. Patrick Bixler -- Forest conservation in the Anthropocene: policy recommendations / V. Alaric Sample and Christopher Topik
Control code
ocn928239071
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 336 pages
Isbn
9781607325215
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2015035743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781607325215
  • (OCoLC)928239071
Label
Forest conservation in the Anthropocene : science, policy, and practice, edited by V. Alaric Sample, R. Patrick Bixler, and Char Miller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Forest conservation and management in the Anthropocene / V. Alaric Sample -- Section I. Changing climatic regimes and forest ecosystems : Climate change in the age of humans / Curt Stager -- Invasive plants, insects, and diseases in the forests of the Anthropocene / Alexander M. Evans -- Climate and wildfire in western US forests / Anthony L. Westerling, Timothy J. Brown, Tania Schoennagel, Thomas W. Swetnam, Monica G. Turner, and Thomas T. Veblen -- Forest ecosystem reorganization underway in the southwestern United States: a preview of widespread forest changes in the Anthropocene? / Craig D. Allen -- Section II. Assessing vulnerability and threats to current management regimes : Increasing resiliency in frequent fire forests: lessons from the Sierra Nevada and Western Australia / Scott L. Stephens -- Protected areas under threat / Tim Caro, Grace K. Charles, Dena J. Clink, Jason Riggio, Alexandra M. Weill, and Carolyn Whitesell -- Mitigating Anthropocene influences in forests in the United States / Chadwick Dearing Oliver -- Section III. Adaptation strategies for biodiversity conservation and water protection : Planning the future's forests with assisted migration / Mary I. Williams and R. Kasten Dumroese -- Maintaining forest diversity in a changing climate: a geophysical approach / Mark Anderson and Nels Johnson -- Adaptation: forests as water infrastructure in a changing climate / Todd Gartner, Heather McGray, James Mulligan, Jonas Epstein, and Ayesha Dinshaw -- Water source protection funds as a tool to address climate adaptation and resiliency in southwestern forests / Laura Falk McCarthy -- Section IV. Transdisciplinarity in the Anthropocene : Implementing climate change adaptation in forested regions of the western United States / Jessica E. Halofsky, Linda A. Joyce, Constance I. Millar, David L. Peterson, and Janine M. Rice -- Challenges and opportunities for large landscape-scale management in a shifting climate: the importance of nested adaptation responses across geospatial and temporal scales / Gary M. Tabor, Anne A. Carlson, and R. Travis Belote -- Climate change effects on forests, water resources, and communities of the Delaware River Basin / Will Price and Susan Beecher -- Section V. Evolving international and policy frameworks : Policy challenges for wildlife management in a changing climate / Mark L. Shaffer -- Evolving institutional and policy frameworks to support adaptation strategies / David Cleaves and R. Patrick Bixler -- Forest conservation in the Anthropocene: policy recommendations / V. Alaric Sample and Christopher Topik
Control code
ocn928239071
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 336 pages
Isbn
9781607325215
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2015035743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781607325215
  • (OCoLC)928239071

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