Climate Aotearoa : what's happening & what can we do about it? / edited by Helen Clark.

Contributor(s): Clark, Helen, 1950- [editor.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. ; Auckland, N.Z. : Allen & Unwin, 2021Description: 327 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781988547633; 1988547636.Subject(s): CLIMATIC CHANGES | CLIMATE CHANGE MITIGATION | GLOBAL WARMING | ATMOSPHERIC GREENHOUSE EFFECT | PARTICIPATION | NEW ZEALANDHoldings: GRETA POINT: 551.583(931) CLI
Contents:
Introduction / Rt Hon. Helen Clark -- In right relationship - whanaungatanga / Haylee Koroi -- PART 1. THE SCIENCE -- Climate: Recent past, present and future / Dr Jim Salinger -- How will our coasts and estuaries change with sea-level rise? Implications for communities and infrastructure / Dr Rob Bell -- The impact of climate change in Aotearoa New Zealand on native flora, fauna and biodiversity / Matt McGlone -- Aquatic environments under climate change in Aotearoa / Andrew Jeffs and Simon Thrush -- PART 2. THE ISSUES -- From threat to opportunity: Climate change and health in Aotearoa / Kera Sherwood-O'Regan and Dr Rhys Jones -- Nothing about us without us: Climate change and disability justice / Jason Boberg and Kera Sherwood-O'Regan -- Taking matters into their own hands: Youth activism and climate change in New Zealand / Sophie Handford -- PART 3. THE SOLUTIONS -- Bigger than me? What individuals can do to combat climate change / Jamie Morton -- Climate, agriculture and food: How to turn the triple threat into a three-fold solution / Rod Oram -- Look after nature and nature will look after us: How Aotearoa New Zealand can tackle climate change / Adelia Hallett -- Author biographies.
Summary: "The science on climate change in Aotearoa New Zealand now and in the future, and what changes we all need to make. Contributions from a range of climate scientists and commentators Rob Bell, Jason Boberg, Adelia Hallett, Sophie Handford, Rhys Jones, Haylee Koroi, Matt McGlone, Jamie Morton, Rod Oram, Jim Salinger, Kera Sherwood-O'Regan, Simon Thrush and Andrew Jeffs. Climate Aotearoa outlines the climate situation as it is now, and as it will be in the years to come. It describes the likely impact on the environment and on our day-to-day living situation. It suggests the changes you can make for maximum impact, what we should be asking of our government and what we should be asking of our business community. In doing so, this is a hopeful book - actions can make a difference." -- Publisher's website.
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Introduction / Rt Hon. Helen Clark -- In right relationship - whanaungatanga / Haylee Koroi -- PART 1. THE SCIENCE -- Climate: Recent past, present and future / Dr Jim Salinger -- How will our coasts and estuaries change with sea-level rise? Implications for communities and infrastructure / Dr Rob Bell -- The impact of climate change in Aotearoa New Zealand on native flora, fauna and biodiversity / Matt McGlone -- Aquatic environments under climate change in Aotearoa / Andrew Jeffs and Simon Thrush -- PART 2. THE ISSUES -- From threat to opportunity: Climate change and health in Aotearoa / Kera Sherwood-O'Regan and Dr Rhys Jones -- Nothing about us without us: Climate change and disability justice / Jason Boberg and Kera Sherwood-O'Regan -- Taking matters into their own hands: Youth activism and climate change in New Zealand / Sophie Handford -- PART 3. THE SOLUTIONS -- Bigger than me? What individuals can do to combat climate change / Jamie Morton -- Climate, agriculture and food: How to turn the triple threat into a three-fold solution / Rod Oram -- Look after nature and nature will look after us: How Aotearoa New Zealand can tackle climate change / Adelia Hallett -- Author biographies.

"The science on climate change in Aotearoa New Zealand now and in the future, and what changes we all need to make. Contributions from a range of climate scientists and commentators Rob Bell, Jason Boberg, Adelia Hallett, Sophie Handford, Rhys Jones, Haylee Koroi, Matt McGlone, Jamie Morton, Rod Oram, Jim Salinger, Kera Sherwood-O'Regan, Simon Thrush and Andrew Jeffs. Climate Aotearoa outlines the climate situation as it is now, and as it will be in the years to come. It describes the likely impact on the environment and on our day-to-day living situation. It suggests the changes you can make for maximum impact, what we should be asking of our government and what we should be asking of our business community. In doing so, this is a hopeful book - actions can make a difference." -- Publisher's website.

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