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Cover for Climate change and non-infectious fish disorders.

The current volume, entitled Climate Change and Non-infectious Fish Disorders (CCNFD) is the first of the two-volume set, and it focuses on the development, physiology and health of fish. CCNFD has 11 chapters organized into two parts. Chapters 1 and 2 (Part I) are mainly for aquatic biologists...

Author(s)
Woo, P. T. K.; Iwama, G. K.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393982)
Type
Book
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Cover for An overview with discussions on freshwater and marine ecosystems in North America.

This chapter presents an overview (both and current) on climate change and non-infectious and infectious fish disorders. Highlight of this chapter focused on the following: weather and climate change, atmospheric warming and atmospheric carbon dioxide, milankovitch cycles, seasonal changes,...

Author(s)
Strychar, K. B.; Sammarco, P. W.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393982)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Winter tourism: trends and challenges.

This book on winter tourism consists of three parts. Part I is addressed to current challenges in winter tourism including regional planning, socio-cultural conditions, climate change and economic challenges. Part II gives an overview of behavioural research in winter tourism. The authors present...

Author(s)
Pröbstl, U.; Richins, H.; Türk, S.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786395207)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Climate change and the new dynamics of urban pest management in North America.

Climate change will affect the pest management industry and pest management professionals (PMPs) in many ways. This chapter evaluates these effects by first examining direct, or primary, effects on the businesses and on the PMPs that are providing hands-on services, with a focus on the North...

Author(s)
Sims, S. R.; Appel, A. G.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645377)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Climate change and integrated crop-livestock systems in temperate-humid regions of North and South America: mitigation and adaptation.

This chapter focuses on the types of integrated crop-livestock systems in North and South America and reviews soil organic C sequestration and greenhouse gas emissions in integrated crop-livestock systems. The impact of climate change on integrated crop-livestock systems are discussed and prospects ...

Author(s)
Franzluebbers, A. J.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642895)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Indigenous livestock resources in a changing climate: Indian perspective.

Biological diversity, the variability of life on earth, exists in the form of different species and breeds within the animal kingdom. This diversity is created in the process of molecular/biochemical/metabolic reactions, and acts as a critical measure of adaptation in changing climatic conditions....

Author(s)
Ahlawat, S. P. S.; Pushpendra Kumar; Kush Shrivastava; Sahoo, N. R.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644325)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Climate change and biological control in agricultural systems: principles and examples from North America.

Biological control of pests is a key feature of integrated pest management programmes in many agroecosystems. An assessment of the potential impacts of climate change on biological control is critical but challenging, because biological control depends on interspecific interactions, which are...

Author(s)
Eigenbrode, S. D.; Davis, T. S.; Crowder, D. W.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643786)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Abiotic factors, climatic variability and forest insect pests.

Abiotic factors have both direct and indirect effects on insects. This chapter focuses on the direct effects of abiotic factors, especially temperature, on insects with different life histories. We draw examples from forest insect pests, mainly from temperate and boreal regions. We also illustrate...

Author(s)
Neuvonen, S.; Virtanen, T.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643786)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Soil carbon: science, management and policy for multiple benefits.

This book contains 31 chapters, grouped into 7 parts, which provides a link between the complexity of the scientific knowledge on soil carbon, and how this knowledge can be applied for multiple benefits, and the complexity of the policy and practice arenas where soil and land management impact many ...

Author(s)
Banwart, S. A.; Noellemeyer, E.; Milne, E.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645322)
Type
Book
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Cover for Fish: freshwater ecosystems.

This chapter focuses on cold adaptation in freshwater fish, and especially how predicted climate change may alter the winter environment and conditions in streams and lakes, and how selected freshwater fish are likely to respond. Consequently, geographical research is restricted to high latitude...

Author(s)
Linnansaari, T.; Cunjak, R. A.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938222)
Type
Book chapter

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