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Main Title Synthesis of adaptation options for coastal areas /
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Air and Radiation.; Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Water.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protecton Agency, Office of Air and Radiation, Office of Water,
Year Published 2009
Report Number EPA/430/F-08/024
Stock Number PB2009-106644
OCLC Number 316803815
Subjects Climatic changes. ; Adaptation (Biology) ; Biotic communities--Environmental aspects. ; Estuaries--Environmental aspects. ; Climatic changes--Environmental aspects.
Additional Subjects Coastal regions ; Adaptation ; Climate change ; Emission ; Air pollution ; Greenhouse effect ; Environmental impacts ; Mitigation ; Estuaries ; Vulnerability ; Natural resources management
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EMAD  EPA 430-F-08-024 Region 6 Library/Dallas,TX 05/24/2011
NTIS  PB2009-106644 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 05/12/2010
Collation 1 online resource (25 pages)
Abstract The guide provides a brief introduction to key physical impacts of climate change on estuaries and a review of on-the-ground adaptation options available to coastal managers to reduce their systems vulnerability to climate change impacts. Reducing the emissions of greenhouse gases, referred to as mitigation, is a necessary component of the overall response to climate change, and can help avoid, reduce, or delay future impacts. However, this guide focuses on climate change adaptation for estuaries and coastal areas because: (1) estuaries are highly and uniquely vulnerable to climate change, (2) adaptation will be necessary to address impacts resulting from warming which is already unavoidable due to past and current emissions, and (3) adaptation can help reduce the long-term costs associated with climate change.
Notes Title from title screen (viewed Oct. 19, 2011). "January 2009." "EPA 430-F-08-024." Includes bibliographical references (page 23).
Place Published Washington, D.C.
Supplementary Notes Prepared in cooperation with Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Water.
Availability Notes Product reproduced from digital image. Order this product from NTIS by: phone at 1-800-553-NTIS (U.S. customers); (703)605-6000 (other countries); fax at (703)605-6900; and email at orders@ntis.gov. NTIS is located at 5285 Port Royal Road, Springfield, VA, 22161, USA.
Access Notes Mode of access: internet from the EPA web site. Address as of 3/23/09: http://www.epa.gov/cre/downloads/CRE_Synthesis_1.09.pdf; current access is available via PURL.
Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Air and Radiation.; United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Water.
Alternate Title Adaptation options for coastal areas\ Climate ready estuaries
PUB Date Free Form Dec 2008
Category Codes 47; 68A; 55
NTIS Prices PC A04/MF A04
BIB Level m
Medium electronic resource
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Control Number 010502510
OCLC Time Stamp 20110519172047
Language eng
SUDOCS Number EP 2.2:ES 8/3
Origin OCLC
OCLC Rec Leader 01642cam 2200397Ia 45020