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Mark Howden

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A probabilistic analysis of human influence on recent record global mean temperature changes

The degree of uncertainty as to whether observed climate changes are due to human activity or are part of natural systems fluctuations remains a major stumbling block to effective adaptation action and risk management, according this report. Abstract December 2013 was the 346th consecutive month...
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Mark Howden: climate change and the vulnerability of Australian farming

Farmers and their communities are particularly vulnerable to the effects of climate change. Farming practices and business models must adapt to climate change if Australian farming is to remain viable, says Dr Mark Howden from the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation.
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New rural industries for future climates

This report is part of a project exploring the potential for new industries and enterprises to fill land-use opportunities in areas where current agricultural industries may be strongly challenged by future climates. The specific aims were to identify the regions and industries where climate change...
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New Rural Industries for Future Climates

This project explored the potential for new industries and enterprises to fill land-use opportunities in areas where current agricultural industries may be strongly challenged by future climates. The specific aims were to identify the regions and industries where climate change will alter the current mix...