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By Dahe Qin, Yongjian Ding, Mu Mu

Through various colour figures and tables, this ebook offers the main up to date wisdom on weather and environmental switch in China. It files the facts and attribution of weather and environmental alterations long ago few many years and discusses the affects of weather switch on environments, economic system, and society. The ebook additional presents projections of weather swap and its affects sooner or later. ultimately, it bargains the weather switch mitigation and adaption applied sciences with strategic innovations with the intention to be of curiosity for coverage makers, researchers and most people as well.

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5 % of the total land area. 5 % of the total land area. China has recently experienced rapid and stable economic development, industrialization, urbanization, and further internationalization. The national comprehensive strength has been significantly enhanced, and people have enjoyed a relatively high living standard, which has given a boost to China’s international status and influence. Tremendous achievements have been made in the construction of a socialist economy, socialist culture, and ecological civilization.

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Cn D. cn R. cn S. cn © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2016 D. Qin et al. 1007/978-3-662-48482-1_2 29 30 Y. Luo et al. 5 ka) based on proxy archives such as sediments, ice cores, tree rings, and historical documents. Lastly, the advances in numerical paleoclimate simulation are summarized. 1 Á Instrumental observation Á Paleoclimate change Á Climate Change in China in the Past 100 years Measurements of climate variables in China began in the 1880s. Since then, these measurements have revealed significant climate warming, particularly since the 1980s.

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