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By Kristie L. Ebi,Ian Burton,Glenn McGregor

Biometeorology maintains to develop as a self-discipline. it really is more and more regarded for its value in supplying technological know-how of relevance to society and health of our surroundings. This e-book is the 1st in a brand new publication sequence on Biometeorology. the aim of the hot sequence is to speak the interdisciplinary philosophy and technology of biometeorology to as huge an viewers as attainable, introduce scientists and coverage makers to the societal relevance of and up to date advancements in its s- fields and display how a biometeorological method supplies insights to the knowledge and attainable resolution of cross-cutting environmental matters. One such cross-cutting environmental factor is weather swap. whereas the literature at the technology of weather switch, weather switch mitigation and the affects of weather switch is voluminous, that on variation to weather swap is meagre compared. the aim of this e-book is to partially redress this imbalance through supplying insights from a biometeorological viewpoint. The ebook recognizes that society has an extended background of adapting to the affects linked to climatic variability and alter yet makes the purpose that weather swap poses a true chance to already strained coping structures. consequently there's a have to realign human use structures with altering weather conditions.

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