Changing monsoon patterns, snow and glacial melt, its impacts and adaptation options in northern India: Setting the stage

E.J. Moors, M. Stoffel

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Abstract

To set the stage of this special issue this paper gives a short introduction to the sensitivity to climate change of the main bio-physical processes in the Hindukush–Karakoram–Himalayas. It also describes the socio-economic setting of the Ganges basin in northern India as the main focal point of the impact and adaptation studies in this special issue.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)S1-S3
JournalScience of the Total Environment
Volume468-469
Issue numberSuppl.
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013

Keywords

  • climate-change
  • water
  • river
  • state
  • asia
  • dam

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