Climate change adaptation in North America : fostering resilience and the regional capacity to adapt / Walter Leal Filho, Jesse M. Keenan, editors
- Climate change management
- Machine generated contents note: 1.Climate Change Adaptation in North America: A Short Review of Priorities / Walter Leal Filho -- pt. I Climate Adaptation Management in Rural and Urban Areas -- 2.Community Deliberation to Build Local Capacity for Climate Change Adaptation: The Rural Climate Dialogues Program / Andrew Rockway -- 3.A Participatory Process to Design Climate Change Adaptation Measures for the Carmen-Pajonal-Machona Lagoon System in Mexico / Karla Priego Martinez -- 4.Experimentalist Regional Governance for Climate Change Adaptation: A Canadian Case Study / James Ian MacLellan -- 5.The Participative Action Research Approach to Climate Change Adaptation in Atlantic Canadian Coastal Communities / Julie Guillemot -- 6.Recent Harm, Problematic Impacts, and Socially Feasible Adaptation Options to Heatwaves and Heavy Rain Events in New York City / Diana Reckien -- pt. II Climate Change and the Built Environment -- 7.A Critical Discussion on the Roles of Institutions on Ports' Adaptation to the Impacts Posed by Climate Change / Austin Becker -- 8.Beyond Restoration: Planting Coastal Infrastructure / Rosetta S. Elkin -- 9.COREDAR for Cities: Developing a Capacity Building Tool for Sea-Level Rise Risk Communication and Urban Community-Based Adaptation / A. Saleem Khan -- pt. III Conflicts and Synergies: Adaptation, Resilience and Multi-hazard Mitigation -- 10.A Region Under Threat? Climate Change Impacts, Institutional Change and Response of Local Communities in Coastal Yucatan / Tobias Haller -- 11.Designing for Future Uncertainties: Comparative Studies of Two Adaptive Strategies in Urban Design in New York and Sweden / Sander Schuur -- 12.Designing with Risk: Balancing Global Risk and Project Risks / Matthijs Bouw -- 13.Coping with Higher Sea Levels and Increased Coastal Flooding in New York City / Cynthia Rosenzweig -- 14.Building an Adaptation Tool for Visualizing the Coastal Impacts of Climate Change on Prince Edward Island, Canada / Nick Hedley -- pt. IV Information, Communication, Education and Training on Climate Change -- 15.Effective Public Service Communication Networks for Climate Change Adaptation / Rae Zimmerman -- 16.Speaking Out or Staying Quiet on Climate Change: Broadcast Meteorologists Influenced by the Need to Be Pithy, Popular and Politically Cautious / P. Thompson Davis -- pt. V Climate Change, Planning and Health and Examples from Other Regions -- 17.Urban Planning to Prevent Mosquito-Borne Diseases in the Caribbean / Derek W. Willis -- 18.Mental Health Impacts of Droughts: Lessons for the U.S. from Australia / David P. Eisenman -- 19.Linking Science and Policy on Climate Change: The Case of Coquimbo Region, Chile / Andres Bodini -- 20.Selection Support Framework Fostering Resilience Based on Neighbourhood Typologies / Andy van den Dobbelsteen -- pt. VI Final Considerations.
- 9783319852324 (pbk.) and 3319852329
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