All articles for the topic: Oceanography

logo-uni-kiel - climate adaptation.

University of Kiel

The University of Kiel (a.k.a.Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, CAU) is a university in the city of Kiel, Germany.

Read more
swimburne - climate adaptation.

Swinburne University of Technology

Swinburne is a world-ranked university leading the way in innovation, industry engagement and social inclusion.

Read more
Image of Kenyan coastline

Impacts of sea-level rise in Africa

Kenya: impacts of sea-level rise are likely to be felt beyond the coastal and national boundaries.

Read more
536ce69072869503e3ae214281african-coast 1 - climate adaptation.

Impacts of sea-level rise in Africa

Summary

Africa has a large and growing coastal population, including a number of important coastal cities. With sea-level rise, flooding and inundation of coastal areas would be expected...

Read more
536cf8bd91bb0wyspa-mahe-seszele - climate adaptation.

Impacts of sea-level rise in Africa

Mahe Island, Seychelles: Image: © zszywka.pl

Impacts of sea-level rise in Seychelles

The Seychelles consist of over 100 islands of granitic and coralline origin with...

Read more
536cf048656fflagos-land-expansion - climate adaptation.

Impacts of sea-level rise in Africa

View of Lagos. Image ©http://coastalcare.org/

Impacts of sea-level rise in Nigeria

Nigeria’s coast is 850km long and comprises (from west to east) a barrier-lagoon...

Read more
51c4c38814ce7424x180-ecosystem-based-adaptation-brazil - climate adaptation.

Ecosystem based adaptation in marine, terrestrial and coastal regions as a means of improving livelihoods in the face of climate change

Conservation International is implementing Ecosystem-based Adaptation approaches in marine, terrestrial and coastal regions in Brazil, Philippines and South Africa, where we have strong...

Read more
517e7992aa588logo-rum-originale - climate adaptation.

Mobile Monitoring System

A low cost Mobile Network System for monitoring climate and air quality of urban areas at high resolution: a preliminary application in Florence (IT) metropolitan area

The...

Read more
509a5a7ebcb5cfaq-5 - climate adaptation.

IPCC FAQ 5.1

This material is extracted from the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) section of the Fourth Assessment Report of the International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), Working Group 1 (see full reference...
Read more
50894bf4dd47cmadagascar-photo - climate adaptation.

Marine Conservation in Madagascar

Abstract

With over 5,500 km of coastline spanning more than 14 degrees of latitude, Madagascar boasts a diversity of marine and coastal habitats that is unrivalled in the Indian Ocean....

Read more
507c0e22252fcimages - climate adaptation.

Sea-level rise in the Republic of Maldives

Impact problem

Small, low-lying islands have been seen as highly vulnerable to sea-level rise, particularly as many islands and remote and/or low-lying. The impacts of climate change on...

Read more
5062e8e43178ascreen-shot-2012-09-26-at-12 - climate adaptation.

Weathering Climate Change

Agriculture is weather dependent at the local level. Yet, currently, farmers do not have access to reliable locally relevant meteorological and agricultural information by which to plan and manage...

Read more
climate data collection lake chilwa - climate adaptation.

Climate Data Management in the Lake Chilwa Basin, Malawi

This study analysed the capacity of 20 weather observation stations in providing reliable and adequate climate data for effective climate change adaptation in the Lake Chilwa Basin, Malawi.

Read more

NCAP Vietnam Water Resources

For the assessment of the potential climate change impacts on water resources, different modeling methods were used, including MIKE11 and MIKEBASIN. The input data that was used included...

Read more

Colombia Vulnerability Assessment 2

Natural Susceptibility of San Andres de Tumaco

Mangrove ecosystems in Tumaco face major pressures that make them susceptible, diminishing their capacity to adapt to potential impacts caused by...

Read more
4ecaba4f0c3d6meteo-logo 0 - climate adaptation.

Tanzania Meteorological Agency

Provides meteorological services, weather forecasts, climate services and warnings including daily forecast information for each region of the country.

 

Read more
org-coming-soon 3 - climate adaptation.

National Institute of Oceanography and Fisheries, Egypt

The National Institute of Oceanography and Fisheries (NIOF) is one of the twelve national research institutions affiliated to the Ministry of State for Scientific Research of Egypt that are dealing

Read more

Sri Lanka Climate Projections

Climate change projections

 The temperature projection for Asia is for warming to accelerate. The rate of warming in the South Asia is projected to be significantly faster than that seen in the...

Read more
4e1c4fa3935fdIBIMET 0 - climate adaptation.

Institute of Biometeorology (National Research Council)

The Institute of Biometeorology (IBIMET) of the National Research Council (CNR), Italy, is engaged in a wide spectrum of research activities in basic and applied meteorology, climatology, ecosystem

Read more
4e1c55eec7f3aINSTM 0 - climate adaptation.

Institut National des Sciences et Technologies de la Mer

INSTM is the National Institute of Marine Science and Technology (Tunisia).

Read more
4e1c5212eb0d7HUJ 0 - climate adaptation.

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

The Institute of Earth Sciences is part of the Faculty of Natural Sciences of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Read more
52a9ce4e93f7225-smhi 0 - climate adaptation.

Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute

Read more

Lessons learned from Suriname NCAP Project

Conclusion and Discussion

The activities carried out under the second phase of the NCAP programme have focused on developing a better understanding of the baseline vulnerabilities and on...

Read more
rice bangladesh - climate adaptation.

Rice-based Salinity-prone Production System

As global sea levels rise, salt water intrusion leads to rising salinity levels, threatening agricultural production. It is a race to develop and employ increasingly salt tolerant...

Read more

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Oceanography