by Natural Resources Canada = Ressources naturelles Canada in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English
|Series||Science program context paper = Document contextuel du Programme scientifique|
|Contributions||Canada. Natural Resources Canada., Service canadien des forêts. Direction des sciences., Canada. Ressources naturelles Canada.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||13, 14 p. :|
|Number of Pages||14|
Rene I Alfaro. Natural Resources in responding to biotic and abiotic factors in the context of anthropogenic climate change. Program Ministry of . Climate change in the context of urban forests. It is unequivocal that temperature has increased more rapidly since preindustrial times than previously in history (IPCC, a). Forests are expected to change considerably in response to future changes in temperature (Parmesan and Yohe, ).Cited by: Deforestation, clearance, clearcutting or clearing is the removal of a forest or stand of trees from land which is then converted to a non-forest use. Deforestation can involve conversion of forest land to farms, ranches, or urban use. The most concentrated deforestation occurs in tropical rainforests. About 31% of Earth's land surface is covered by forests. Helping Canadians understand and become more resilient to climate change. Climate action map. Clean growth and climate change projects funded by the Government of Canada. Understanding Canada’s Changing Climate Presentations. Public presentations on Canada’s Changing Climate Report. Canada’s Changing Climate Report.
Advancing the Science of Climate Change calls for a single federal entity or program to coordinate a national, multidisciplinary research effort aimed at improving both understanding and responses to climate change. Seven cross-cutting research themes are . • Carbon Science & climate impact of boreal forest management: As these forests contain tremendous stores of carbon, refining our understanding of these carbon pools in . Forests can play a large role in climate change through the sequestration or emission of carbon, an important greenhouse gas; through biological growth, which can increase forest stocks; or through deforestation, which can increase carbon emissions. Carbon is captured not only in tree biomass but also in forest soils. Forest management and public policy can strongly influence . Economic Concepts, Methods, and Tools for Risk Analysis in Forestry under Climate Change: /ch Climate change will affect the expected values and distributions of key variables that influence forest management decisions. Cited by: 1.