Left High and Dry ? Climate Change , Common-Pool Resource Th eory , and the Adaptability of Western Water Compacts

@inproceedings{Durant2011LeftHA,
  title={Left High and Dry ? Climate Change , Common-Pool Resource Th eory , and the Adaptability of Western Water Compacts},
  author={Robert F. Durant},
  year={2011}
}
  • Robert F. Durant
  • Published 2011
Eff orts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions are falling far short of what a consensus of scientists argues is necessary to avoid potentially catastrophic increases in the mean global temperature. Increasingly, attention is devoted to understanding the vulnerability and adaptability of social and ecological systems to climate change in particular areas of the world. In the Western United States and other semi-arid regions of the world, possibly the most immediate, direct impacts of climate… CONTINUE READING