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Books

Arabas, K.B. and J. Bowersox (Eds.), 2004: Forest Futures: Science, Politics, and Policy for the Next Century. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 4501 Forbes Blvd., Suite 200, Lanham, MD 20706. www.rowmanlittlefield.com/

Bothe, M. and E. Rehbinder (Eds.), 2005: Climate Change Policy. Eleven International Publishing, PO Box 358, 3500 AJ Utrecht, The Netherlands; www.elevenpub.com

Field, C.B. and M.R. Raupach, 2004: Global Carbon Cycle: Integrating Humans, Climate, and the Natural World. Island Press, 1718 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20009-1148; www.islandpress.org

Glover, L.K. and S.A. Earle, 2004: Defying Ocean’s End: An Agenda for Action. Island Press; 1718 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20009-1148; www.islandpress.org

Hayhoe, K., L. Kalkstein, S. Moser, and N. Miller, 2004: Rising Heat and Risks to Human Health: Technical Appendix. Cambridge, MA: Union of Concerned Scientists.

Lomborg, B., 2004: Global Crises, Global Solutions. Cambridge University Press, 40 W. 20 th St., New York, NY 10011-4211; web: www.us.cambridge.org

Meadows, Dennis, D. Meadows, and J. Randers, 2004: Limits to Growth: The 30-Year Update. Earthscan Publications Ltd., 120 Pentonville Road, London N1 9JN, UK; www.earthscan.co.uk

Pearce, F., 2004: Keepers of the Spring: Reclaiming Our Water in an Age of Globalization. Island Press; 1718 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20009-1148; www.islandpress.org

Philander, S.G., 2004: Our Affair with El Niño. Princeton University Press, 41 William St., Princeton, NY 08540-5237; web: pup.princeton.edu

Pelling, M. 2003: Natural Disasters and Development in a Globalizing World. Routledge, UK Head Office, 11 New Fetter Lane, London EC4P 4EE, UK; www.routledge.com

Ramsar Convention Secretariat, 2004: Ramsar Handbooks for the Wise Use of Wetlands. 2 nd Edition.

Ramsar Convention Secretariat, Rue Mauverney 28, CH-1196 Gland, Switzerland; www.ramsar.org

Theobald, K., S. Sundback, B. Evans, and M. Joas, 2004. Governing Sustainable Cities. Earthscan Publications Ltd., 120 Pentonville Road, London N1 9JN, UK; www.earthscan.co.uk

Trottier, J. and P. Slack, 2005: Managing Water Resources, Past and Present. Oxford University Press, Great Clarendon Street, Oxford OX2 6DP, UK; www.oup.co.uk

UN-HABITAT, 2004: State of the World’s Cities 2004/2005. Earthscan Publications Ltd., 120 Pentonville Road, London N1 9JN, UK; www.earthscan.co.uk

Walters, C.J. and S.J.D. Martell, 2004: Fisheries Ecology and Management. Princeton Univ. Press, 41 William St., Princeton, NY 08540-5237; web: pup.princeton.edu

Weart, S.R., 2004: The Discovery of Global Warming. Harvard University Press, 79 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138; www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog/WEADIS.html

West, N., 2004: Marine Affairs Dictionary: Term, Concepts, Laws, Court Cases and International Conventions and Agreements. Praeger, 88 Post Road West, Westport, CT 06881; www.praeger.com

Van Driesche, J. and R. Van Driesche, 2004: Nature Out of Place: Biological Invasions in the Global Age. Island Press; 1718 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20009-1148 USA; www.islandpress.org

Zonn, I.S., 2004: Caspian Encyclopedia. International Relations Publishing House. www.inter-rel.ru


Reports

Assaf, K., B. Attia, A. Darwish, B. Wardam, and S. Klawitter, 2004: Water as a Human Right: The Understanding of Water in the Arab Countries of the Middle East – A Four Country Analysis. Global Issue Papers, 11, September. Heinrich-Böll-Foundation, Hackesche Höfe, Rosenthaler Str. 40/41, D-10178 Berlin.

Buddemeier, R.W., J.A. Kleypas, and R.B. Aronson, 2004: Coral Reefs & Global Climate Change: Potential Contributions of Climate Change to Stresses on Coral Reef Ecosystems. Pew Center on Global Climate Change, 2101 Wilson Blvd., Suite 550, Arlington, VA 22201; www.pewclimate.org

Burke, L. and J. Maidens, 2004: Reefs at Risk in the Caribbean. World Resources Institute, 10 G. St. N.E., Suite 800, Washington, DC 20002; www.wristore.com

Cohen, S. D. Neilsen, R. Welbourn (Eds.), 2004: Expanding the Dialogue on Climate Change & Water Management in the Okanagan Basin, British Columbia. Final Report. Environment Canada, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and University of British Columbia, Vancouver; www.ires.ubc.ca

Easterling III, W.E., B.H. Hurd, and J.B. Smith, 2004: Coping with Global Climate Change: The Role of Adaptation in the United States. Pew Center on Global Climate Change, 2101 Wilson Blvd., Suite 550, Arlington, VA 22201; www.pewclimate.org

FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations), 2004: The State of Food and Agriculture 2003-04. FAO, V. delle Terme di Caracalla, 00100 Rome, Italy; www.fao.org

Handa, S. and K.R. Simler, with S. Horrower, 2004: Human Capital, Household Welfare, and Children’s Schooling in Mozambique. Research Report 134. International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), 2033 K. Street, NW, Washington, DC 20006-1002; www.ifpri.org

ICIMOD ( International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development), 2004: ICIMOD Annual Report 2003. ICIMOD, GPO Box 3226, Kathmandu, Nepal; www.icimod.org

IFRCRCS (International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies), 2004: World Disaster Report 2004. Kumarian Press Inc, 1294 Blue Hills Ave, Bloomfield, CT 06002; www.kpbooks.com

Kura, Y., C. Revenga, E. Hoshino, and G. Mock, 2004: Fishing for Answers: Making Sense of the Global Fish Crisis. World Resources Institute, 10 G. St. N.E., Suite 800, Washington, DC 20002; www.wristore.com

Nikonya, E. J. Pender, P. Jagger, D. Sserunkuuma, C. Kaizzi, and H. Ssali, 2004: Strategies for Sustainable Land Management and Poverty Reduction in Uganda. Research Report 133. International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), 2033 K. St., NW, Washington, DC 20006-1002; www.ifpri.org

Parmesan, C. and H. Galbraith, 2004: Observed Impacts of Global Climate Change in the U.S. Pew Center on Global Climate Change, 2101 Wilson Blvd., Suite 550, Arlington, VA 22201; www.pewclimate.org

Pilon, P.J. (Ed.), 2004: Guidelines for Reducing Flood Losses. United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UN/ISDR), Palais des Nations, CH 1211 Geneva 10, Switzerland; www.unisdr.org

Shui, B., 2004: Re-estimation and Reflection: The Role of Consumer Demand in U.S. Energy Use and CO 2 emissions. ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. ACEEE (American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy), 1001 Connecticut Ave., #801, Washington, DC 20036; www.aceee.org

Sylves, R. and H. Wood (Eds.), 2004: Hazards Watch: Reducing the Impacts of Disasters through Improved Earth Observations. Summary of a workshop, October 22, 2003, Washington, DC. The National Academies Press, 500 Fifth St., NW, Washington, DC 20001; www.nap.edu

Tebaldi, C., D. Nychka, and L.O. Mearns, 2004: From Global Mean Responses to Regional Signals of Climate Change: Simple Pattern Scaling, Its Limitations (or lack of) and the Uncertainty in Its Results. In: Proceedings of the 18th Conference on Probability and Statistics in the Atmospheric Science s, AMS Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA.

U.S. Commission on Ocean Policy, 2004: An Ocean Blueprint for the 21 st Century, Final Report of the U.S. Commission on Ocean Policy. USCOP, 1120 20 th St., NW, Suite 200 North, Washington, DC 20036; www.oceancommission.gov

WHO, 2004: The World Health Report 2004: HIV/AIDS: Changing History. WMO, 20 Avenue Appia, CH-1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland; bookorders@who.int

WHO, 2004: Using Climate to Predict Disease Outbreaks: A Review. WMO, 20 Avenue Appia, CH-1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland; bookorders@who.int

WRI (World Resources Institute), 2003: World Resources 2002-2004: Decisions for the Earth: Balance, Voice and Power. World Resources Institute, 10 G. St. N.E., Suite 800, Washington, DC 20002; www.wristore.com


Articles

Armitage, D., 2004: Nature-society dynamics, policy narratives, and ecosystem management: Integrating perspectives on upland change and complexity in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. Ecosystems, Online First: doi: 10.1007/s10021-004-0183-y.

Beier, C. B. Emmett, P. Gundersen et al., 2004: Novel approaches to study climate change effects on terrestrial ecosystems in the field: Drought and passive nighttime warming. Ecosystems, 7(6), 583-597.

Belay, K., 2004: Management of droughts and famines in Ethiopia. Journal of Social Development in Africa, 19(1), 93-127.

Carlsson, L. and M. Lazdinis, 2004: Institutional frameworks for sustainability? A comparative analysis of the forest sectors of Russia and the Baltic states. AMBIO, 33(6), 366-370.

Changnon, D., 2004: Supplement to improving outreach in atmospheric sciences: Assessment of users of climate products. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 85(4), 606-606.

Chapin III, F.S., G. Peterson, F. Berkes et al., 2004: Resilience and vulnerability of northern regions to social and environmental change. AMBIO, 33(6), 344-349.

Chen, C.-C., B.A. McCarl, and D.E. Schimmelpfennig, 2004: Yield variability as influenced by climate: A statistical investigation. Climatic Change, 66(1-2), 239-261.

Chen, C.-T.A., J.T. Liu, and B.-J. Tsuang, 2004: Island-based catchment—the Taiwan example. Regional Environmental Change, 4(1), 39-48.

Chung, Y.-S., M.-B. Yoon, and H.-S. Kim, 2004: On climate variations and changes observed in South Korea. Climatic Change, 66(1-2), 151-161.

Claussen, E., 2004: An effective approach to climate change. Science, 306 (5697), 816.

Cooper, J.A.G. and O.H. Pilkey, 2004: Sea-level rise and shoreline retreat: Time to abandon the Bruun Rule. Global and Planetary Change, 43(3-4), 157-171.

Darwin, R., 2004: Effects of greenhouse gas emissions on world agriculture, food consumption, and economic welfare. Climatic Change, 66(1/2), 191-238.

Forbes, B.C., N. Fresco, A. Shvidenko, K. Danell, and F.S. Chapin III, 2004: Geographic variations in anthropogenic drivers that influence the vulnerability and resilience of social-ecological systems. AMBIO, 33(6), 377-382.

Fritsch, J.M. and R.E. Carbone, 2004: Improving quantitative precipitation forecasts in the warm season: A USWRP research and development strategy. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 85(7), 955-965.

Gurjar, B.R. and J. Lelieveld, 2005: New directions: Megacities and global change. Atmospheric Environment, 39(2), 391-393.

Gurjar, B.R., J.A. van Aardenne, J. Lelieveld, M. Mohan, 2004: Emission estimates and trends (1990-2000) for megacity Delhi and implications. Atmospheric Environment, 38(33), 5663-5681.

Heerink, N., 2005: Soil fertility decline and economic policy reform in Sub-Saharan Africa. Land Use Policy, 22(1), 67-74.

Hunt, B.G. and T.I. Elliott, 2004: Interaction of climatic variability with climatic change. Atmosphere-Ocean, 42(3), 145-172.

Imhoff, M.L., L. Bounoua, T. Ricketts, C. Loucks, R. Harris, and W.T. Lawrence, 2004: Global patterns in human consumption of net primary production. Nature, 429, 870-873.

Jokiel, P.L. and E.K. Brown, 2004: Global warming, regional trends and inshore environmental conditions influence coral bleaching in Hawaii. Global Change Biology, 10(10), 1627-1641.

Jordan, A. and T. O’Riordan, 2004: Institutions for global environmental change. Global Environmental Change, 14(2), 189.

Karayev, R., R. Abdullayeva, R. Guilyev, A. Gasanov, and R. Nabiyev, 2004: Environmental monitoring of Caspian oilfields: New paradigm, new solutions. Interdisciplinary Environmental Review, 6(1), 71-81.

Katz, R.W., 2004: Review of Forecast Verification: A Practitioner's Guide to Atmospheric Science (I.T. Jolliffe and D.B. Stephenson, Eds.). Biometrics, 60, 566-567.

Koning, N. and E. Smaling, 2005: Environmental crisis or ‘lie of the land’? The debate on soil degradation in Africa. Land Use Policy, 22(1), 3-11.

Kruse, J.A., R.G. White, H.E. Epstein et al., 2004: Modeling sustainability of Arctic communities: An interdisciplinary collaboration of researchers and local knowledge holders. Ecosystems, Online First, doi: 10.1007/s10021-004-0008-z.

Kujinga, K. and E. Manzungu, 2004: Enduring contestations: Stakeholder strategic action in water resource management in the save catchment area, Eastern Zimbabwe. Eastern Africa Social Science Research Review, 20(1), 67-92.

Lee, R.F. and M.E. Frischer, 2004: The decline of the blue crab: Changing weather patterns and a suffocating parasite may have reduced the numbers of this species along the Eastern seaboard. American Scientist, 92(6), 548-553.

Lengaigne, M., E. Guilyardi, J.-P. Boulanger et al., 2004: Triggering of El Niño by westerly wind events in a coupled general circulation model. Climate Dynamics, Online First; doi: 10.1007/s00382-004-0457-2.

Meehl, G.A., C. Tebaldi and D. Nychka, 2004: Changes in frost days in simulations of twenty-first century climate. Climate Dynamics, 23(5), 495-511.

Meehl, G.A., W.M. Washington, C.M. Ammann, J.M. Arblaster, T.M.L. Wigley, and C. Tebaldi, 2004: Combinations of natural and anthropogenic forcings in twentieth-century climate. Journal of Climate, 17(19), 3721-3727.

Moser, S.C. and L. Dilling, 2004: Making climate hot: Communicating the urgency and challenge of global climate change. Environment, 46(10), 32-48.

Moser, S., K. Hayhoe, and M. Wander, 2004: Climate change in the Hawkeye State: Potential impacts on Iowa communities and ecosystems. Cambridge, MA: Union of Concerned Scientists.

Nguyen, N.T. and T. Bosteels, 2004: Developing CDM in Vietnam. Tiempo, 53(October), 20-23.

Orlovsky, L., N. Orlovsky, and A. Durdyev, 2005: Dust storms in Turkmenistan. Journal of Arid Environments, 60(1), 83-97.

Pachauri, R.K., 2004: Climate and humanity. Global Environmental Change, 14(2), 101-103.

Page, C.M., N. Nicholls, N. Plummer et al., 2004: Data rescue in the Southeast Asia and South Pacific region: Challenges and opportunities. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 85(10), 1483-1489.

Pielke, Jr., R.A., 2004. The End of Research? A Perspective for the Consortium for Science, Policy, and Outcomes, www.cspo.org, Arizona State University, October.

Potter, C., P. Zhang, S. Klooster, V. Genovese, S. Shekhar, and V. Kumar, 2004: Understanding Controls on Hhistorical River Discharge in the World’s Largest Drainage Basins. Earth Interactions, 8(Paper 2).

Snyman, H.A. and C.C. du Preez, 2004: Rangeland degradation in a semi-arid South Africa —II: Influence on soil quality. Journal of Arid Environments, 60(3), 483-507.

Suppiah, R., 2004: Trends in the southern oscillation phenomenon and Australian rainfall and changes in their relationship. International Journal of Climatology, 24(3), 269-290.

Terray, P., S. Dominiak, and P. Delecluse, 2004: Role of the southern Indian Ocean in the transitions of the monsoon-ENSO system during recent decades. Climate Dynamics, Online First; doi: 10.1007/s00382-004-0480-3.

Thanh, T.D., Y.Saito, D.V. Huy, V.L. Nguyen, T.K.O. Ta, and M. Tateishi, 2004: Regimes of human and climate impacts on coastal changes in Vietnam. Regional Environmental Change. 4(1), 49-62.

Tiwari, V.M., C. Cabanes, K. DoMinh, and A. Cazenave, 2004: Correlation of interannual sea level variations in the Indian Ocean from Topex/Poseidon altimetry, temperature data and tide gauges with ENSO. Global and Planetary Change, 43(3-4), 183-196.

Ullsten, O., J.G. Speth, and F.S. Chapin III, 2004: Options for enhancing the resilience of northern countries to rapid social and environmental change: A message to policy makers. AMBIO, 33(6), 343-343.

Walsh, K.J.E., K.C. Nguyen, and J.L. McGregor, 2004: Fine-resolution regional climate model simulations of the impact of climate change on tropical cyclones near Australia. Climate Dynamics, 22(1), 47-56.

Wang, R. and Y. Ye, 2004: Eco-city development in China. AMBIO, 33(6), 341-342.

Warner, T.T., J.F. Bowers, S.P. Swerdlin, and B.A. Beitler, 2004: A rapidly deployable operational mesoscale modeling system for emergency-response applications. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 85(5), 709-716.

Wassmann, R., N.X. Hien, C.T. Hoanh, T.P. Tuong, 2004: Sea level rise affecting the Vietnamese Mekong Delta: Water elevation in the flood season and implications for rice production. Climatic Change, 66(1-2), 89-107.

Zavala-Garay, J., A.M. Moore, and R. Kleeman, 2004: Influence of stochastic forcing on ENSO prediction. Journal of Geophysical Research, 109, C11007, doi: 10.1029/2004JC002406.

Zhou, Y. and R.S.J. Tol, 2004: Implications of desalination for water resources in China—an economic perspective. Desalination, 164, 225-240.

 


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