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Virtual Special Issue: Climate and land-use change in wetlands

By Ecosystem Health and Sustainability

Wetlands are important to protect because of various ecosystem services including wildlife habitat, water purification, flood storage and storm protection.

This special feature presents responses of various vegetation types to climate and land-use change including mangroves, freshwater forests and more. It aims to bring forth potential solutions to imminent threats to wetlands, contributing to the fostering of health and sustainability. It also further explains the connection of natural ecosystems and humans and how these are affected by climate change and land-use change.

TitleAuthor
Climate and land-use change in wetlands: a dedicationBeth A. Middleton
Functional integrity of freshwater forested wetlands, hydrologic alteration, and climate changeBeth A. Middleton & Nicholas J. Souter
Impacts of climate change on mangrove ecosystems: a region by region overviewRaymond D. Ward, Daniel A. Friess, Richard H. Day & Richard A. Mackenzie
Future wet grasslands: ecological implications of climate changeChris B. Joyce, Matthew Simpson & Michelle Casanova
Resilience indicators support valuation of estuarine ecosystem restoration under climate changeL. A. Wainger, D. H. Secor, C. Gurbisz, W. M. Kemp, P. M. Glibert, E. D. Houde, J. Richkus & M. C. Barber
Restore or retreat? saltwater intrusion and water management in coastal wetlandsElliott White & David Kaplan
Restore or retreat? saltwater intrusion and water management in coastal wetlandsThomas M. Arnold, Richard C. Zimmerman, Katharina A. M. Engelhardt & J. Court Stevenson
Twenty-first century climate change and submerged aquatic vegetation in a temperate estuary: the case of Chesapeake BayThomas M. Arnold, Richard C. Zimmerman, Katharina A. M. Engelhardt & J. Court Stevenson

Table of Contents for Ecosystem Health and Sustainability. List of articles from both the latest and ahead of print issues.

Language: en-US

Publisher: tandf

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