Environment and ecosystems

Environment and ecosystems

Deforestation, ecosystems and environmental management, environmental degradation, environmental impact assessment, INRM and land-use.

Evolution has occurred more rapidly than previously thought in the Chesapeake Bay wetlands, which may decrease the chance that coastal marshes can withstand future sea level rise.
University of Notre Dame
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2022
This guide contains 30 examples of ways that federal agencies have used nature-based solutions (NbS) to achieve their goals. The diverse set of examples demonstrates that nature-based solutions can provide many different benefits.
White House, the
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2022
This report defines and explains NbS, while offering guidance on implementation together with a selection of real-world cases that demonstrate nature-based solutions in different landscape types.
Swedish Environmental Protection Agency
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2022
This is the thematic study on Planetary Boundaries submitted to UNDRR to inform the Midterm Review of the Sendai Framework 2015-2030.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
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2022
This is the thematic study on the global food system submitted to UNDRR to inform the Midterm Review of the Sendai Framework 2015-2030.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
The use of artificial intelligence (AI) to help collect, understand and analyze large sets of information has the potential to revolutionize our ability to observe, understand and predict processes in the Earth’s systems.
Argonne National Laboratory
Many legacies from the current drought will endure for years. Impacts from recent flooding were intense and expensive, but the state fared mostly okay during the deluge. Native biodiversity continues its stair step pattern of decline from droughts.
California WaterBlog
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2021
The Guidelines build upon global standards and best practices and present practical advice on how to integrate gender, human rights and environment into nine thematic areas of the programme.
Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency