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Tài liệu Metals and Society: an Introduction to Economic Geology pptx

Tài liệu Metals and Society: an Introduction to Economic Geology pptx
... Metals and Society: an Introduction to Economic Geology Nicholas Arndt l ´ Clement Ganino Metals and Society: an Introduction to Economic Geology Nicholas Arndt University ... according to the economic rule of supply and demand, have led to a price increase Yet, from the start of the century, the opposite has happened Why? N Arndt and C Ganino, Metals and Society: an Introduction ... Archean craton; in Russia, Australia, Canada, Brazil, Greenland and Finland 2.4 Global Production and Consumption of Mineral Resources The lists in Tables 2.7 and 2.8 indicate where metals and...
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Metals and Society: an Introduction to Economic Geology ppt

Metals and Society: an Introduction to Economic Geology ppt
... Metals and Society: an Introduction to Economic Geology Nicholas Arndt l ´ Clement Ganino Metals and Society: an Introduction to Economic Geology Nicholas Arndt University ... according to the economic rule of supply and demand, have led to a price increase Yet, from the start of the century, the opposite has happened Why? N Arndt and C Ganino, Metals and Society: an Introduction ... Archean craton; in Russia, Australia, Canada, Brazil, Greenland and Finland 2.4 Global Production and Consumption of Mineral Resources The lists in Tables 2.7 and 2.8 indicate where metals and...
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Environmental Geology - Chapter 16: Water Pollution

Environmental Geology - Chapter 16: Water Pollution
... Chapter 16 Water Pollution Overview • • • • • General Principles Industrial Pollution Organic Matter Agricultural Pollution Reversing the Damage–Surface Water Overview (cont.) • Groundwater Pollution ... Modified from U.S Water Resources Council, The Nation’s Water Resources 197 5-2 000, vol 1, pp 6 1-6 3 Nonpoint-Source Pollution in the U.S Figure 16.15B 1 6-1 9 Source: Modified from U.S Water Resources ... Nation’s Water Resources 197 5-2 000, vol 1, pp 6 1-6 3 Groundwater Pollution • The Surface–Ground Water Connection Explored • Damage Control by Containment–The Rocky Mountain Arsenal Groundwater Pollution...
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Environmental Geology - water pollution

Environmental Geology - water pollution
... Modified from U.S Water Resources Council, The Nation’s Water Resources 197 5-2 000, vol 1, pp 6 1-6 3 Nonpoint-Source Pollution in the U.S Figure 16.15B 1 6-1 9 Source: Modified from U.S Water Resources ... Nation’s Water Resources 197 5-2 000, vol 1, pp 6 1-6 3 Groundwater Pollution • The Surface–Ground Water Connection Explored • Damage Control by Containment–The Rocky Mountain Arsenal Groundwater Pollution ... Chapter 16 Water Pollution Overview • • • • • General Principles Industrial Pollution Organic Matter Agricultural Pollution Reversing the Damage–Surface Water Overview (cont.) • Groundwater Pollution...
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Climate change as environmental and economic hazard - phần 1.1

Climate change as environmental and economic hazard - phần 1.1
... climate change and its attributed environmental and socio -economic consequences over past decades, particularly over the last several years, has led to a growing body of literature and increasing ... publisher 17 1-1 86 WILLIAM M COLLIER, KASEY R JACOBS, ALARK SAXENA, JULIANNE BAKER-GALLEGOS, MATTHEW CARROLL and GARY W YOHE ISSN: 174 7-7 891 (print), 187 8-0 059 (online) ISBN: 97 8-1 -8 497 1-0 8 9-3 Responsibility ... considered and contrasted ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS against climate change and its implications Such a comparison should involve weighing the full gamut of risks, costs and benefits of handling these hazards...
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Climate change as environmental and economic hazard - phần 1.2

Climate change as environmental and economic hazard - phần 1.2
... transformation; and (3) and understanding ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS of change and uncertainty as inherent in social-ecological systems This statement strongly reflects the convergent aspects of CCA and DRR ... towards increasing socio-ecological resilience and reducing disaster risk Strengthening socio-ecological resilience 175 Linking disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation It has become ... post-disaster response can actually increase vulnerabilities in the long term (Anderson and Woodrow, 1998; Schipper and Pelling, 2006) Nonetheless, as the emphasis continues to shift from disaster...
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Climate change as environmental and economic hazard - phần 1.3

Climate change as environmental and economic hazard - phần 1.3
... Events and Disasters IISD Reporting Services http:// climate- l.org/2009/04/29/ipcc-to-prepare-specialreport-on-extreme-events -and- disasters/ IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) , 2001 Climate ... construction Science and Public Policy, 30(4) 235 Helmer, M and Hilhorst, D J M., 2006 Natural disasters and climate change Disasters, 30(1) – Hogarth, R M and Kunreuther, H C., 1985 Ambiguity and insurance ... Community-based disaster preparedness and climate adaptation: local capacitybuilding in the Philippines Disasters, 30(1) 81 – 101 Anderson, M B and Woodrow, P J., 1998 Rising from the Ashes Lynne...
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Climate change as environmental and economic hazard - phần 1.4

Climate change as environmental and economic hazard - phần 1.4
... increasing activity in the basin the increase has occurred in the easternmost part of the basin, far from land The activity in areas where landfall takes place shows very similar trends to the landfall ... landfalls and damage Hurricanes in Named storms in Landfalling basin hurricanes Damage 0.87 0.46 0.27 * 0.52 0.42 * 0.58 0.45 * * 0.71 basin Hurricanes in basin Intense hurricanes in basin Landfalling ... the ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS easternmost portion of the basin (i.e the two most eastern quadrants in Figure 4b) has seen an increase in storm activity This question will once again lead to thus-far...
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Climate change as environmental and economic hazard - phần 1.5

Climate change as environmental and economic hazard - phần 1.5
... $ 11.5 billion in third-quarter catastrophe claims, says ISO’s Property Claim Services Unit www.iso.com/PressReleases/2008/Insurers-to-Pay-$ 11. 5- Billion-in-ThirdQuarter-Catastrophe-Claims-Says-ISOs-Property-ClaimService.html ... an increased concern among scientists about the speed and severity of climate change The faster-than-expected pace of observed climate change, a better understanding of feedback effects and a greater ... changing climate Regions of focus: North America, Hawaii, Caribbean, ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS and US Pacific Islands A Report by the US Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change...
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Climate change as environmental and economic hazard - phần 2.1

Climate change as environmental and economic hazard - phần 2.1
... natural disaster risk management Future natural disaster risk under climate and socio -economic change 2.1 Impact of socio -economic developments on natural catastrophe damage Human-induced developments ... 2.2 Climate change and the frequency and severity of natural disasters In addition to socio -economic developments, climate change may increase the intensity and severity of weather extremes and ... Tackling Climate Change: The First Report of ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS the Committee on Climate Change, December TSO, London www.theccc.org.uk/reports/buildinga-low-carbon-economy/supporting-research...
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Climate change as environmental and economic hazard - phần 2.2

Climate change as environmental and economic hazard - phần 2.2
... protection measures, such as dikes or building codes Over time, catastrophe models need to be updated due to socio -economic developments and climate change In case climate change increases the frequency ... combination of climate and socio -economic change that will influence future natural disaster ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS 218 Botzen and van den Bergh losses results in inherently uncertain changes in risks ... the ‘natural hazard component of the model needs to be adjusted to reflect increased risks Socio -economic developments, such as ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS 214 Botzen and van den Bergh increased urbanization...
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Climate change as environmental and economic hazard - phần 2.3

Climate change as environmental and economic hazard - phần 2.3
... S., Kemfert, C and Hoppe, P., 2009 The impact of socio-economics and climate change on tropical cyclone losses in the USA Regional Environmental Change doi1 0-1 007/ s1011 3-0 0 8-0 08 2-4 Slovic, P., ... world’s first climate change crisis As a drought-prone country with massive fossil fuel resources, and with important economic sectors such as agriculture and tourism vulnerable to climate shifts, ... van den Bergh, J C J M and Bouwer, L M., 2009a Climate change and increased risk for the insurance sector: a global perspective and an assessment for the Netherlands Natural Hazards, forthcoming...
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Climate change as environmental and economic hazard - phần 2.4

Climate change as environmental and economic hazard - phần 2.4
... upon broad policy areas involving water management and climate change, policy areas that are highly politicized in the Australian context, and as such involve many twists and turns in which the ... amount of water that can be taken from the Basin on a sustainable basis; to identify risks to Basin water resources such as climate change as well as strategies to manage these risks; to make ... downplay the problem as such Further, as argued by Olsson and Paglia (2008), a vital component of framing causes in climate change induced crises is the link between climate change and the local/national...
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