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

Created: 10/04/2017 -

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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Organization(s)

EcoAdapt is at the center of climate change adaptation innovation. We provide support, training, and assistance to make conservation and management less vulnerable and more Climate Savvy. Over the past 200 years, great strides have been made in the world of conservation and now all of that is at risk because of climate change. EcoAdapt is working to ensure the success of these past efforts by delivering a framework for climate adaptation.

Keywords

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

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