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Author Vergara, Walter, 1950-

Title Assessment of the risk of Amazon dieback / Walter Vergara and Sebastian Scholz
Published Washington, D.C. : World Bank, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 95 pages) : illustrations (some color), color maps
Series World Bank study
World Bank study.
Contents Modeling future climate in the Amazon using the Earth Simulator -- Assessment of future rainfall over the Amazon basin -- Analysis of Amazon forest response to climate change -- Interplay of climate impacts and deforestation in the Amazon
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 89-95)
Subject Climatic changes -- Amazon River Region -- Forecasting -- Computer simulation.
Deforestation -- Amazon River Region -- Computer simulation.
Forest biomass -- Carbon content -- Amazon River Region -- Computer simulation.
Forest microclimatology -- Amazon River Region -- Computer simulation.
Rain forest plants -- Climatic factors -- Amazon River Region -- Computer simulation.
Form Electronic book
Author Scholz, Sebastian M.
LC no. 2010039311
ISBN 0821386212
0821386220 (e-ISBN)
9780821386217
9780821386224 (e-ISBN)