B. Understanding Climate Change Vulnerability Assessments: Application to Coastal Mangrove Forests

Dr Laura T. David
2015 State of the Mangrove Summit Northwestern Luzon Proceedings  
Increased global temperature and its consequences pose threats to coastal habitat health and productivity, which, in turn, impact biodiversity, sheries and coastal integrity. Assessment of vulnerability of the coastal area therefore involves not only investigating climate and ocean exposure and their potential impact but should likewise include evaluating socio-economic development and the ability of a ected communities to cope with such changes.
doi:10.13185/sm2014.00118 fatcat:3xj62b77qzbmri6uikvqbuynxi