Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||by G. A. McKay.|
|Series||Climatological studies,, no. 1|
|LC Classifications||QC985 .C5 no. 1, QC985.5.P7 .C5 no. 1|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination|| p., 17 charts.|
|Number of Pages||17|
|LC Control Number||74184740|
agriculture and climate change impacts and adaptation in the Prairies. The paper is organized into 5 sections and begins with a brief description of agriculture in the prairies, establishing the biophysical and socio-economic Size: KB. Get this from a library! Indicators of adaptive capacity to climate change for agriculture in the Prairie Region of Canada: comparison with field observations. [Darren Swanson; International Institute for Sustainable Development.;] -- Introduction -- Theoretical and conceptual background -- Framework and analytic approach -- Results -- Census divisions exhibiting the highest . North West Territory: North West Mounted Police: Manitoba: Western Territories Manitoba: Territory of. This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.
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