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CABI provides comprehensive, up-to-date information on the issues of environmental quality, including pollution and degradation and associated remediation technologies. Current issues, such as biofuels and climate change are also covered.

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Environmental Impact is an internet resource created in response to demand from the scientific community, policy makers and information specialists for a single comprehensive bibliographic information resource on climate change and other influences of humans on the biosphere.

Gender and Rural Globalization: International Perspectives on Gender and Rural Development

This book explores how rural gender relations are changing in a globalising world that fundamentally impacts on the structure of agricultural life in rural areas and urban-rural relations. It analyses the development of rural gender relations in spec...

Decentralized Governance of Adaptation to Climate Change in Africa

Based on fieldwork carried out in Uganda, Zambia, Tanzania and Ghana, this book shows how local governance institutions change the way that they work as they engage with climate change adaptation initiatives, and how the tendency of power and finance...

Invasive Plant Species of the World: A Reference Guide to Environmental Weeds

Since the publication of the first edition of this book in 2003, the status of many important invasive plants around the world has changed dramatically. Species have extended their ranges, new literature has been accumulated, and control methods have...
Plant Genetic Resources and Climate Change Open Resources
Plant Genetic Resources and Climate Change

Edited by M Jackson, B Ford-Lloyd and M Parry

Chapter 8: Climate Change and On-farm Conservation of Crop Landraces in Centres of Diversity from the book Plant Genetic Resources and Climate Change is available to read online for free.

Buy the book: http://www.cabi.org/bookshop/book/9781780641973