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Sensitivity of mangrove ecosystem to changing climate

Auteur : Abhijit Mitra, (Marine biology teacher)
Éditeur: New Delhi : Springer, 2013.
Édition/format:   Livre électronique : Document : AnglaisVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
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Mangroves are basically salt tolerant forest ecosystems found mainly in tropical and sub-tropical inter-tidal regions. Till about 1960s, mangroves were largely viewed as economically unproductive areas and were therefore destroyed for reclaiming land for various economic and commercial activities. Gradually, with the passage of time, the economic and ecological benefits of mangroves have become visible and their  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme: Electronic books
Format – détails additionnels: Print version:
Mitra, Abhijit (Marine biology teacher).
Sensitivity of mangrove ecosystem to changing climate
(OCoLC)841495416
Type d’ouvrage: Document, Ressource Internet
Type de document: Ressource Internet, Fichier d'ordinateur
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs: Abhijit Mitra, (Marine biology teacher)
ISBN: 9788132215097 8132215095
Numéro OCLC: 857233827
Description: 1 online resource
Contenu: Climate Change: A Threat of the Era --
Mangroves: A Unique Gift of Nature --
How Mangroves Resist Natural Disaster? --
Impact of Climate Change on Mangroves --
Climate Change and Plankton Spectrum of Mangrove Ecosystem --
Climate Change and Its Impact on Brackish Water Fish and Fishery --
Climate Change and Livelihood: Are We Approaching Towards an Inevitable Change? --
Brackish-Water Aquaculture: A New Horizon in Climate Change Matrix.
Responsabilité: Abhijit Mitra.

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This book examines the vulnerability of climate change on mangrove flora and fauna as well as their role in carbon sequestration. It details the role of mangroves in mitigating natural disaster like  Lire la suite...

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