Southern California Pinyon-Juniper Woodland Habitats - Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment Summary

Created: 10/04/2017 - Updated: 5/03/2018

Abstract

This document represents an initial evaluation of vulnerability for pinyon-juniper woodland habitats based on expert input and existing information. Specifically, the information presented below comprises habitat expert vulnerability assessment survey results and comments, peer-review comments and revisions, and relevant references from the literature. The aim of this document is to expand understanding of habitat vulnerability to changing climate conditions, and to provide a foundation for developing appropriate adaptation responses.

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Keywords

Region: 
Scale: 
Regional / Subnational
Sector Addressed: 
Conservation / Restoration
Land Use Planning
Research
Target Climate Changes and Impacts: 
Habitat extent
Species of concern
Type of Adaptation Action/Strategy: 
Natural Resource Management / Conservation
Capacity Building
Conduct vulnerability assessments and studies
Monitor climate change impacts and adaptation efficacy
Habitat/Biome Type: 
Terrestrial
Forest

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