Item description for Adaptive and Integrated Water Management: Coping with Complexity and Uncertainty by Claudia Pahl-Wostl...
Sustainable water management is a key environmental challenge of the 21st century. Developing and implementing innovative management approaches and how to cope with the increasing complexity and uncertainties was the theme of the first International Conference on Adaptive and Integrated Water Management, held in November 2007 in Basel, Switzerland. The conference volume includes selected contributions on conceptual and methodological innovations and empirical insights from case studies on important themes such as multi-level governance, change management, vulnerability assessment, environmental flows, uncertainty analysis and the impacts of climate change. The book addresses a wide interdisciplinary audience of scientists and professionals from academia, industry, and involved in policy making.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.5" Width: 6.5" Height: 1.1" Weight: 1.9 lbs.
Release Date Dec 14, 2007
ISBN 3540759409 ISBN13 9783540759409
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More About Claudia Pahl-Wostl
Jens Heinke is a Research Fellow and Doctoral candidate at Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK). He primarily works with the Lund-Potsdam-Jena dynamic global vegetation model (LPJ), both as a developer and analyst. His research is focussed on global change impacts on the water cycle with an emphasis on water resources, food production and livestock production. He also works on mapping and understanding the flows and linkages in the global food system, and has written 20 scientific papers and several research reports.
Claudia Pahl-Wostl has an academic affiliation as follows - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Z?rich, and Swiss Federal.