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Climate Change Reports by Topic: Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species

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Defining ecological drought for the 21st century
Description: " ... Existing drought definitions describing meteorological drought impacts (agricultural, hydrological, and socioeconomic) view drought through a human-centric lens and do not fully address the ecological dimensions of drought. Redmond (2002) posed the
Publication Date: Jun 26, 2017
Topics: Drought / Ecosystem Services and Climate Change / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species /

40+ Years of Wetland Restoration in the San Francisco Bay: Lessons Learned and Future Directions
Description: "How do you design a good habitat restoration project in San Francisco Bay? What have we learned from the last 40 years of restoration experience? And how do restoration designs need to change in the future, as we face sea level rise and declining sedimen
Publication Date: Jun 12, 2017
Topics: California: Bay Area and Delta / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Flooding / Sea level rise / Video Training /

State of the Salmonids II: Fish in Hot Water: Status, threats and solutions for California salmon, steelhead, and trout
Description: "At the current rate, 45% of California salmonids are likely to be extinct in the next 50 years. This includes 11 of 21 anadromous species (52%) and 3 of 10 inland species (30%). In 100 years, 23 of the remaining 31 species (74%) are likely to be extinct
Publication Date: May 16, 2017
Topics: California: Statewide / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species /

NOAA Western Region Climate Service Providers Database
Description: "Looking for expert assistance on climate issues but unsure where to start? The Climate Services Provider Database is a directory of climate service providers in the Western U.S. You can search the site for the type of information or service you're seekin
Source: United States. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Publication Date: May 9, 2017
Topics: Agriculture / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Energy management and conservation / Global issues, human impacts / Models and Tools / Precipitation, Extreme Weather / Research / Sea level rise / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack / Wildfires /

Safeguarding California Plan: 2017 Update: California's Climate Adaptation Strategy: Draft Report
Description: State government strategies for water, emergency management, energy, land use and community development, public health, transportation, agriculture, biodiversity and habitat, forests, and the ocean and coast.
Source: California. Natural Resources Agency
Publication Date: May 8, 2017
Topics: Adaptation / Agriculture / California: Statewide / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Energy management and conservation / Land Use, environmental management systems, and regulation / Sea level rise / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Managing biodiversity under climate change: challenges, frameworks, and tools for adaptation
Description: "The myriad challenges facing biodiversity under climate change are re?ected in the challenges facing managers planning for these impacts. An ever-expanding number of recommendations and tools for climate change adaptation exist to aid managers in these e
Publication Date: May 6, 2017
Topics: Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species /

A systematic review of ecological attributes that confer resilience to climate change in environmental restoration
Description: "We identified 45 attributes explicitly related to climate change and classified them as individual- (9), population- (6), community- (7), ecosystem- (7), or process-level attributes (16). Individual studies defined resilience as resistance to change or r
Publication Date: Mar 16, 2017
Topics: Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species /

Comprehensive Response to Climate Change
Description: Resolution adopted by the State Water Board March 7, 2017. Outlines actions the Board will take in the areas of reducing greenhouse gas emissions, water conservation and efficiency, recycled water, storm water, energy efficiency and renewable energy, impr
Source: California. State Water Resources Control Board
Publication Date: Mar 7, 2017
Topics: AB 32 and Subsequent Legislation / Adaptation / California: Statewide / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Energy management and conservation / Greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction, mitigation / Renewable energy / Water quality / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack /

Species' traits influenced their response to recent climate change
Description: "Although it is widely accepted that future climatic change -- if unabated -- is likely to have major impacts on biodiversity, few studies have attempted to quantify the number of species whose populations have already been impacted by climate change. Usi
Publication Date: Feb 13, 2017
Topics: Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species /

California's Fourth Climate Change Assessment: Research and Tool Development
Description: Research for the forthcoming assessment. The non-energy research portfolio includes: 1. Climate Change, Habitat, and Wildfires: Impacts and Management Options 2. California's Working Lands: Carbon Sequestration for Adaptation and Mitigation 3. Sea Level
Source: California. Natural Resources Agency
Publication Date: Jan 24, 2017
Topics: Adaptation / California: Statewide / Drought / Ecosystems, Habitat, Threatened Species / Greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction, mitigation / Sea level rise / Water supply, changes in supply, snowpack / Wildfires /

 

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