Understanding Climate Change Impacts on Crop Productivity and Water Balance

Written By S. K. Jalota
Understanding Climate Change Impacts on Crop Productivity and Water Balance
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 19 February 2018
  • ISBN : 0128097213
  • Pages : 234 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Understanding Climate Change Impacts on Crop Productivity and Water Balance

Understanding Climate Change Impacts on Crop Productivity and Water Balance
  • Author : S. K. Jalota,B. B. Vashisht,Sandeep Sharma,Samanpreet Kaur
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-02-19
  • Total pages : 234
  • ISBN : 0128097213
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Summary : Understanding Climate Change Impacts on Crop Productivity and Water examines the greenhouse gas emissions and their warming effect, climate change projections, crop productivity and water. The book explores the most important greenhouse gases that influence the climate system, technical terms associated with climate projections, and the different mechanisms impacting crop ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-12-11
  • Total pages : 431
  • ISBN : 0128097213
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Summary : This book is based on the outcomes of a Turkish-Japanese bilateral project dealing with the impacts of climate change on basin agro-ecosystems. The book is unique in showing an up-to-date knowledge for the developing world. The chapters are related to: a) the development and improvement of a regional climate model ...

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-10-08
  • Total pages : 478
  • ISBN : 0128097213
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Summary : Agro-Ecosystem Diversity: Impact on Food Security and Environmental Quality presents cutting-edge exploration of developing novel farming systems and introduces landscape ecology to agronomy. It encompasses the broad range of links between agricultural development and ecological impact and how to limit the potential negative results. Presented in seven sections, each focusing ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-12-02
  • Total pages : 568
  • ISBN : 0128097213
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  • Publisher : Food & Agriculture Org.
  • Release Date : 2021-07-08
  • Total pages : 120
  • ISBN : 0128097213
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Summary : Agriculture is one of the most important economic sectors of Sri Lanka and is key to the livelihoodof its population. As agriculture is one of the sectors most vulnerable to climate change, a thorough understanding of its impact is critical for formulating informed and effective adaptation strategies. Climate change challenges ...

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2016-09-06
  • Total pages : 252
  • ISBN : 0128097213
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Summary : The Terrestrial Water Cycle: Natural and Human-Induced Changes is a comprehensive volume that investigates the changes in the terrestrial water cycle and the natural and anthropogenic factors that cause these changes. This volume brings together recent progress and achievements in large-scale hydrological observations and numerical simulations, specifically in areas such ...

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2015-07-24
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 0128097213
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Summary : Climate change and its impact on water resources in agriculture pose one of the biggest challenges for food, energy, fiber, and water security worldwide and, as a consequence, for society. This book presents a multidisciplinary approach towards climate change and water resources in agriculture and provides a comprehensive perspective about ...

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  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2003-10-16
  • Total pages : 160
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Summary : Examines the implications of possible climate changes and variability on both global and regional water resources....

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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2002-07-31
  • Total pages : 275
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Summary : Effects of Climate Change and Viarability on the Agricultural Production Systems provides an integrated assessment of global climate change's impact on agriculture at the farm level, in the context of farm level adaptation decisions. Ten agricultural areas in the Upper Midwest region - the heart of the United States' corn ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-10-11
  • Total pages : 435
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Summary : Global climate change threatens human existence through its potential impact on agriculture and the environment. Agriculture is climate-sensitive, and climate variability and climate change have net negative impact on it. Additionally, the agricultural landscape is affected by monoculture and agro-biodiversity loss, soil fertility depletion and soil loss, competition from biofuel ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 1996-04-30
  • Total pages : 395
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Summary : This text is the first international and comprehensive discussion of the impacts of climatic fluctuations and climate change on water resources management. The book presents an overview of the impacts of climatic change/fluctuations on a wide variety of water resources sectors including river runoff, water quality, water temperature, water ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-01-18
  • Total pages : 549
  • ISBN : 0128097213
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Summary : This volume is the first centralized source of technological and policy solutions for sustainable agriculture and food systems resilience in the face of climate change. The editors have compiled a comprehensive collection of the latest tested, replicable green technologies and approaches for food security, including smart crops and new agricultural ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-03-14
  • Total pages : 400
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Summary : The first premise of this book is that farmers need access to options for improving their situation. In agricultural terms, these options might be manage ment alternatives or different crops to grow, that can stabilize or increase household income, that reduce soil degradation and dependence on off-farm inputs, or that ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-10-10
  • Total pages : 374
  • ISBN : 0128097213
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Summary : In Iran, climate change combined with low adaptation capacity has an unparalleled impact on eco-systems as well as human livelihoods. The Roodasht region, in the lower part of the Zayandeh Rud basin in Central Iran, is severely affected by water scarcity, desertification and land degradation. This book describes the effects ...

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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2021-08-31
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 0128097213
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Summary : Demography is everywhere in our lives: from birth to death. Indeed, the universal currencies of survival, development, reproduction, and recruitment shape the performance of all species, from microbes to humans. The number of techniques for demographic data acquisition and analyses across the entire tree of life (microbes, fungi, plants, and ...