Climate change impacts and adaptation assessment in Bangladesh

@article{Ali1999ClimateCI,
  title={Climate change impacts and adaptation assessment in Bangladesh},
  author={Anwar Ali},
  journal={Climate Research},
  year={1999},
  volume={12},
  pages={109-116}
}
  • Anwar Ali
  • Published 27 August 1999
  • Environmental Science
  • Climate Research
Bangladesh is likely to be one of the most vulnerable countries in the world to climate change. This paper discusses the possible impacts of climate change in Bangladesh through tropical cyclones, storm surges, coastal erosion and back water effect. The possible increase in cyclone fre- quency in the Bay of Bengal, lying south of Bangladesh, due to climate change is looked at by analyz- ing the cyclone data for 119 yr. Both qualitative and quantitative discussions are made on cyclone intensity… 

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