Terrestrial carbon sinks and climate mitigation

N.J. Livingston, G.C. van Kooten

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This new collection of essays by leading Canadian scientists, engineers, social scientists, and humanists offers an overview and assessment of climate change and its impacts on Canada from physical, social, technological, economic, political, and ethical / religious perspectives. Interpreting and summarizing the large and complex literatures from each of these disciplines, the book offers a multidisciplinary approach to the challenges we face in Canada. Special attention is given to Canada's response to the Kyoto Protocol, as well as an assessment of the overall adequacy of Kyoto as a response to the global challenge of climate change.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHard Choices: climate change in Canada
EditorsH. Coward, A. Weaver
Place of PublicationWaterloo, Canada
PublisherWilfrid Laurier University Press
Number of pages248
ISBN (Print)9780889204423
Publication statusPublished - 2004

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    Livingston, N. J., & van Kooten, G. C. (2004). Terrestrial carbon sinks and climate mitigation. In H. Coward, & A. Weaver (Eds.), Hard Choices: climate change in Canada Wilfrid Laurier University Press.