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Historische Gärten und Klimawandel. Eine Aufgabe für Gartendenkmalpflege, Wissenschaft und Gesellschaft

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ISBN: 9783110607772 Year: Pages: 442 DOI: 10.1515/9783110607772 Language: German / English
Publisher: De Gruyter
Subject: Meteorology and Climatology --- Environmental Sciences --- Arts in general
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Historical gardens listed as cultural monuments are valuable evidence of our civilization. How can they be preserved under changing climatic conditions? On the basis of four historical gardens, this project analyzes the natural, cultural and social framework in which the images of the garden are inscribed. Yet, what courses of action are possible if plants or trees are no longer adapted to the local conditions? Representatives from the natural and social sciences, the humanities, and historical garden conservation present their first joint solution strategies for the preservation of historical gardens as complete works of art facing climate change.

Planning to cope with tropical and subtropical climate change

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ISBN: 9783110480795 9783110481082 Year: Pages: 380 DOI: 10.1515/9783110480795 Language: English
Publisher: De Gruyter
Subject: Ecology --- Environmental Sciences
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This book provides examples of climate change characterization and decision-making tools for subtropical and tropical adaptation planning. It is intended for local operators, physical planners, besides researchers and students of these subjects. The first chapter describes the status of climate planning in large subtropical and tropical cities. The following six chapters discuss hazards (drought, intense precipitations, sea level rise, sea water intrusion) and early warning systems. Nine chapters enlarge on flood risk analysis and preliminary mapping, climate change vulnerability, comparing contingency plans in various scales and presenting experiences centred on adaptation planning. The last three chapters introduce some best practices of weather and climate change monitoring and flood risk mapping and assessment.

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