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Adaptation Research - Is It Being Used?

Dates

Creation
2015-07-12
Span of project activity
2015-07-12
Span of project activity
2016-12-31

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LCC Network Data Steward(Point of Contact), Northwest Boreal Landscape Conservation Cooperative(administrator), Douglas Clark(Principal Investigator), 2015-07-12(creation), Adaptation Research - Is It Being Used?

Summary

When climate change disrupts a village, city, state, or province, how do leaders respond? What unexpected obstacles do they run into? Researchers from the University of Saskatchewan want to know what factors are conducive to communities adapting to climate change. They also want to better characterize exactly what impedes progress. The team is investigating different models of adaptation ranging from top-down government planning to grassroots organization. Specifically, the team will compare communities in Yukon Territory and Alaska to show how different jurisdictions respond to change. They’re developing a framework to provide communities and planners new tools to chart their future. The team is beginning by identifying and documenting [...]

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valueResearchers from the University of Saskatchewan are analyzing the factors that are conducive to communities adapting to climate change. They also want to better characterize exactly what impedes progress.
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  • LC MAP - Landscape Conservation Management and Analysis Portal
  • Northwest Boreal Landscape Conservation Cooperative

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lcc:arctic lcc:arctic NWBLCC2015-20

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