Climate Vulnerability in Asia’s High Mountains: How climate change affects communities and ecosystems in Asia’s water towers
May 01, 2014
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This report from WWF, funded by USAID, outlines how communities and ecosystems in Asia’s high mountains are vulnerable to climate change, from increased frequency and intensity of extreme weather to shifts in rainfall seasonality and increasing rates of glacial melt. Based on the latest science, the report summarizes existing adaptation efforts and provides recommendations for the future.