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dc.contributor.authorFinlayson, CM
dc.contributor.authorCapon, SJ
dc.contributor.authorRissik, D
dc.contributor.authorPittock, J
dc.contributor.authorFisk, G
dc.contributor.authorDavidson, NC
dc.contributor.authorBodmin, KA
dc.contributor.authorPapas, P
dc.contributor.authorRobertson, HA
dc.contributor.authorSchallenberg, M
dc.contributor.authorSaintilan, N
dc.contributor.authorEdyvane, K
dc.contributor.authorBino, G
dc.date.accessioned2017-11-27T04:58:53Z
dc.date.available2017-11-27T04:58:53Z
dc.date.issued2017
dc.identifier.issn1323-1650
dc.identifier.doi10.1071/MF16244
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10072/354170
dc.description.abstractDrawing on the experience and lessons of wetland researchers and managers in Australia and New Zealand, we examined the implications of climate change for wetland policy and management, and identified potential adaptation responses and the information needed to support these. First, we considered wetland vulnerability to climate change, focusing on wetland exposure and sensitivity. We then outlined the existing policy context for dealing with climate change, with an emphasis on the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands. We then considered how the objectives and targets for wetland management can be set in the face of climate change, how management can be adapted to climate change given the uncertainties involved, and how we can monitor and evaluate wetland condition in the face of climate change. We concluded with a set of principles to guide adaptation of wetland conservation and management policy to climate change.
dc.description.peerreviewedYes
dc.languageEnglish
dc.language.isoeng
dc.publisherCSIRO Publishing
dc.relation.ispartofpagefrom1803
dc.relation.ispartofpageto1815
dc.relation.ispartofissue10
dc.relation.ispartofjournalMarine and Freshwater Research
dc.relation.ispartofvolume68
dc.subject.fieldofresearchEnvironmental Management
dc.subject.fieldofresearchcode050205
dc.titlePolicy considerations for managing wetlands under a changing climate
dc.typeJournal article
dc.type.descriptionC1 - Articles
dc.type.codeC - Journal Articles
gro.hasfulltextNo Full Text
gro.griffith.authorCapon, Samantha J.
gro.griffith.authorRissik, David


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