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CLIMATE CHANGE AND SUSTAINABILITY OF AGRODIVERSITY IN TRADITIONAL FARMING OF THE SIKKIM HIMALAYA

@inproceedings{Sharma2012CLIMATECA,
  title={CLIMATE CHANGE AND SUSTAINABILITY OF AGRODIVERSITY IN TRADITIONAL FARMING OF THE SIKKIM HIMALAYA},
  author={Ghanashyam Sharma and Lalit Kumar Rai},
  year={2012}
}
Climate change impact at the global level has become a major concern today and Sikkim Himalaya is no exception. In the regional context, climate change has contributed to unpredictable or erratic rainfall pattern, drying up of local springs and streams, species migration to higher elevations, shift of sowing and harvesting period of crops, emergence of invasive species and incidence of diseases/pests in crops as well as in fodder species. Building resilience in both human and ecological systems… 
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