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Main Title Climate change adaptation in New York City : building a risk management response : New York City Panel on Climate Change 2010 report /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Rosenzweig, Cynthia.
Solecki, William.
CORP Author New York City Panel on Climate Change.
Publisher Published by Blackwell Pub. on behalf of the New York Academy of Sciences,
Year Published 2010
OCLC Number 491924903
ISBN 9781573318006; 1573318000
Subjects Climatic changes--Risk management--New York (State)--New York ; Climatic changes--Government policy--New York (State)--New York ; Climatic changes--New York (State)--New York ; Climate Change ; Public Policy ; Environment ; Urban Health ; New York (NY) ; Klimaänderung ; Klimaschutz ; Climat--Changements--âEtats-Unis--New York (NY) ; Gestion du risque ; Climat--Changements--Politique publique--âEtats-Unis--New York (NY) ; Climat--Changements--Aspect de l'environnement--âEtats-Unis--New York (NY) ; Climate Change--New York City ; Environment--New York City ; Public Policy--New York City ; Urban Health--New York City ; Climatic changes--Environmental aspects--New York (State)--New York
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EIAM  Q11.N5 v.1196 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 01/31/2011
Collation viii, 354 pages : illustrations.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
New York City adaptation in context / Cynthia Rosenzweig and William Solecki -- Adopting a risk-based approach / Gary Yohe and Robin Leichenko -- Climate observations and projections / Radley Horton, Vivien Gornitz, and Malcolm Bowman, lead authors -- Infrastructure impacts and adaptation challenges / Rae Zimmerman and Craig Faris -- Law and regulation / Edna Sussman and David C. Major, lead authors -- Insurance industry / Alice LeBlanc and Megan Linkin -- Indicators and monitoring / Klaus Jacob and Reginald Blake, lead authors -- Appendix A. Climate risk information / Radley Horton and Cynthia Rosenzweig, lead authors -- Appendix B. Adaptation assessment guidebook / David Major and Megan O'Grady -- Appendix C. Climate protection levels / William Solecki, Lesley Patrick, and Michael Brady.