Climate change vulnerability assessment in Georgia

@article{Binita2015ClimateCV,
  title={Climate change vulnerability assessment in Georgia},
  author={K. Binita and J. Shepherd and C. Gaither},
  journal={Applied Geography},
  year={2015},
  volume={62},
  pages={62-74}
}
  • K. Binita, J. Shepherd, C. Gaither
  • Published 2015
  • Geography
  • Applied Geography
  • Climate change is occurring in the Southeastern United States, and one manifestation is changes in frequency and intensity of extreme events. A vulnerability assessment is performed in the state of Georgia (United States) at the county level from 1975 to 2012 in decadal increments. Climate change vulnerability is typically measured as a function of exposure to physical phenomena (e.g., droughts, floods), sensitivity to factors affecting the social milieu, and the capacity of a given unit to… CONTINUE READING

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