Bangladesh I: Climate Change Impacts, Mitigation and Adaptation in Developing Countries

The aim of this book is to provide information to scientists and local government to help them better understand the particularities of the local climate. Climate change is one of the biggest challenges to society. It can lead to serious impacts on production, life and environment on a global scale....

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Islam, Md. Nazrul (Editor), van Amstel, André (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2018, 2018
Series:Springer Climate
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Bangladesh (Md Nazrul Islam)
  • Chapter 2. Climate of Bangladesh: temperature and rainfall changes, and impact on agriculture and groundwater - A GIS based analysis (Md Rejaur Rahman)
  • Chapter 3. Vulnerability of aquaculture-based fish production system to the impacts of climate change: insights from inland waters of Bangladesh (Md Sirajul Islam)
  • Chapter 4. Environmental migrants in Bangladesh: a case study on climatic change hazards in the southwest coastal area (Md Moniruzzaman)
  • Chapter 5. Risks and adaptation strategies to climate change: a community based assessment study in the Chittagong Hill Tracts of Bangladesh (Salma Mamtaz)
  • Chapter 6. Climate change impacts on the coastal zones of Bangladesh: perspective on tropical cyclones, sea level rise and social vulnerability (Edris Alam)
  • Chapter 7. Climate variability impacts on agricultural landuse dynamics in Madhupur Tract in Bangladesh (Towfiq