New PDF release: Water Resilience for Human Prosperity

By Johan Rockström,Malin Falkenmark,Carl Folke,Mats Lannerstad,Jennie Barron,Elin Enfors,Line Gordon,Jens Heinke,Holger Hoff,Claudia Pahl-Wostl

The world's human inhabitants now constitutes the most important driver of alterations to the biosphere. rising water demanding situations require new principles for governance and administration of water assets within the context of speedy international switch. This e-book offers a brand new method of water assets, addressing worldwide sustainability and concentrating on socio-ecological resilience to adjustments. issues coated contain the hazards of unforeseen switch, human affects and dependence on worldwide water, the customers for feeding the world's inhabitants by means of 2050, and a pathway for the long run. The book's cutting edge and built-in strategy hyperlinks eco-friendly and blue freshwater with terrestrial and aquatic surroundings capabilities and use. It additionally hyperlinks alterations coming up from land-use alteration with the affects of these adjustments on social-ecological platforms and environment prone. this is often an enormous, cutting-edge source for educational researchers and water source execs, and a key reference for graduate scholars learning water source governance and management.

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