Climate Actions Local Applications and Practical Solutions
This book offers a diverse set of solid concerted strategies in the development and implementation of specific "climate actions," in natural and built places where we all live. The book also serves as a conduit of knowledge for those who are unsure on how they can make a difference for their families, their communities, and the natural places that surround them. Through many actionable examples of mitigation efforts for the ever-present effects of climate change, especially for those who may not understand the wide range of climate action opportunities that are available. Scientists, academics, and community leaders, will find concrete examples on how they too, can develop and implement climate action solutions.
Chapter 1. Our Local and Practical Places, Chapter 2. Agricultural Adaptation to Climate Change - Limiting Degradation of Soil and Water Resources, Chapter 3. The Psychology of Energy Efficiency, Chapter 4.Climate Change in Grassland Ecosystems: Current Impacts and Potential Actions for a Sustainable Future, Chapter 5. Securing Urban Water Systems in a Changing Climate in the San Francisco Bay Area, California, Chapter 6. An Eye to the Future – Implementing Climate-Resilient Approaches to Land and Water Conservation in the State of Minnesota, Chapter 7. (Sč̓iɫpálq͏ʷ): Biocultural Restoration of Whitebark Pine on the Flathead Reservation, Chapter 8. Climate Actions: Local Applications and Practical Solutions