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Call # K3585.5 .L39 2012
Title The law of adaptation to climate change : U.S. and international aspects / Michael B. Gerrard, Katrina F. Kuh, editors
Imprint Chicago : American Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources, c2012
Edition 1st ed
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Descript. xlii, 888 p. ; 26 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Climatic changes -- Law and legislation -- United States
Climatic changes -- Law and legislation
Environmental impact analysis -- Law and legislation -- United States
Environmental impact analysis -- Law and legislation
Contents Introduction and overview -- Adaptive management -- Managing water supplies -- Managing demand for water -- Energy system impacts -- Infrastructure -- Buildings -- Protecting the coast -- Coastal retreat measures -- Species and ecosystem impacts -- Agricultural and forestry -- Governance of public lands, public agencies, and natural resources -- Domestic disaster preparedness and response -- Insurance -- Impact review, disclosure, and planning -- State and local adaptation -- The international legal framework for adaptation -- Financing of adaptation measures -- Global health and disaster preparedness -- Population displacement, relocation and migration -- Maritime jurisdiction in a changing climate -- International water law and adaptation -- Food security, fisheries, and ecosystems -- Legal rights and remedies -- Human security and military preparedness
Alt Author Gerrard, Michael, 1951-
Kuh, Katrina Fischer
American Bar Association. Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources
OCLC # 801996993