Publications for "Scanning the Conservation Horizon: A Guide to Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment"
Vulnerability Assessment Frameworks and Guidance
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). 2005. Guidance Notes for Lead Authors of the IPCC Fourth Assessment Report on Addressing Uncertainties. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Geneva. http://www.ipcc.ch/pdf/supporting-material/uncertainty-guidance-note.pdf.
National Research Council (NRC). 2009. Informing Decisions in a Changing Climate. Panel on Strategies and Methods for Climate-Related Decision Support, Committee on the Human Dimensions of Global Change. Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education. National Academies Press, Washington, D.C. http://www.nap.edu/openbook.php?record_id=12626&page=R1.
Olmos, S. 2001. Vulnerability and Adaptation to Climate Change: Concepts, Issues, Assessment Methods. Climate Change Knowledge Network, International Institute for Sustainable Development, Winnipeg. http://www.cckn.net/pdf/va_foundation_final.pdf. United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). 2008. Compendium on Methods and Tools to Evaluate Impacts of, Vulnerability and Adaptation to, Climate Change. UNFCC, Bonn, Germany. http://unfccc.int/adaptation/nairobi_work_programme/knowledge_resources_and_publications/items/2674.php.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). 2009. A Framework for Categorizing the Relative Vulnerability of Threatened and Endangered Species to Climate Change. EPA/600/R-09/011. National Center for Environmental Assessment, Washington, D.C. http://www.epa.gov/ncea.
U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP). 2009. Global Climate Change Impacts in the United States. A report of the USGCRP. USGCRP, Washington, D.C. http://www.globalchange.gov/usimpacts/.
Williams, S.E., L.P. Shoo, J.L. Isaac, A.A. Hoffmann, and G. Langham. 2008. Towards an integrated framework for assessing the vulnerability of species to climate change. PloS Biology 6: 2621–2626. http://www.plosbiology.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pbio.0060325.
General Climate Change Adaptation Principles and Planning
Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (AFWA). 2009. Voluntary Guidance for States to Incorporate Climate Change into State Wildlife Action Plans and Other Management Plans. AFWA, Washington, D.C. http://www.fishwildlife.org/pdfs/ClimateChangeGuidance%20Document_Final_reduced%20size.pdf.
Glick, P., A. Staudt, and B. Stein. 2009. A New Era for Conservation: Review of Climate Change Adaptation Literature. National Wildlife Federation, Washington, D.C. http://www.nwf.org/News-and-Magazines/Media-Center/Reports/Archive/2009/~/media/PDFs/Global Warming/Reports/CimateChangeAdaptationLiterature
Groves, C., M. Anderson, C. Enquist, E. Girvetz, T. Sandwith, L. Schwarz, and R. Shaw. 2010. Climate Change and Conservation: A Primer for Assessing Impacts and Advancing Ecosystem-based Adaptation in The Nature Conservancy. The Nature Conservancy, Arlington, VA. http://conserveonline.org/workspaces/climateadaptation/documents/a-primer-for-assessing-impacts/view.html.
Heller, N.E., and E.S. Zavaleta. 2009. Biodiversity management in the face of climate change: A review of 22 years of recommendations. Biological Conservation 142: 14–32. http://www.lagunadesantarosa.org/knowledgebase/sites/default/files/Heller%20and%20Zavaleta%202009.pdf.
Lawler, J.J. 2009. Climate change adaptation strategies for resource management and conservation planning. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 1162: 79–98. http://training.fws.gov/branchsites/lkm/climate_change/june_09/cc-adaptreview.pdf.
Mawdsley, J.R., R. O’Malley, and D.S. Ojima. 2009. A review of climate-change adaptation strategies for wildlife management and biodiversity conservation. Conservation Biology 23: 1080–1089. http://cses.washington.edu/cig/outreach/seminarfiles/2009seminars/Mawdsley-etal-2009.pdf.
National Research Council (NRC). 2010. Adapting to the Impacts of Climate Change. America’s Climate Choices: Panel on Adapting to the Impacts of Climate Change. National Academies Press, Washington, D.C. http://americasclimatechoices.org/paneladaptation.shtml.
U.S. Climate Change Science Program (U.S. CCSP). 2008. Preliminary Review of Adaptation Options for Climate-sensitive Ecosystems and Resources. A report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research. S.H. Julius and J.M. West (eds.); J.S. Baron et al. (authors). U.S. EPA, Washington, D.C. http://downloads.climatescience.gov/sap/sap4-4/sap4-4-final-report-all.pdf.
West, J.M., S.H. Julius, P. Kareiva, C. Enquist, J.J. Lawler, B. Petersen, A.E. Johnson, and M.R. Shaw. 2009. U.S. natural resources and climate change: Concepts and approaches for management adaptation. Environmental Management 44: 1001–1021. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2791483/pdf/267_2009_Article_9345.pdf.
Williams, B.K., R.C. Szaro, and C.D. Shapiro. 2007. Adaptive Management: The U.S. Department of the Interior Technical Guide. Adaptive Management Working Group, U.S. Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C. http://www.doi.gov/initiatives/AdaptiveManagement/TechGuide.pdf.
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