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FROM VOLUME 6, NUMBER 5, MAY 1993
IGBP REPORTS: NATURAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
(Available from the International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme (IGBP)
Secretariat, Royal Swed. Acad. Sci., Box 50005, S-104 05 Stockholm, Swed., or
from the project offices listed with each report.)
Relating Land Use and
Global Land-Cover Change (IGBP Rep. 24; HDP Rep. 5), B.L. Turner II, R.H.
Moss, D.L. Skole, Eds., 65 pp., Feb. 1993. Land Use/Cover Change Proj. Planning
Off., Grad. Sch. Geog., Clark Univ., 950 Main St., Worcester MA 01610
Presents a detailed scientific plan for a joint project between the IGBP and
the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change Program (HDP) of the
International Social Science Council. Social and natural scientists will develop
the capability to predict future states of land cover. The ultimate goal is a
global land-use and land-cover change model that would be linked to other global
Interactions in the Coastal Zone: Science Plan (IGBP Rep. 25), P.M.
Holligan, H. de Boois et al., Eds., 50 pp., Feb. 1993. LOICZ Core Proj. Off.,
Neth. Inst. Sea Res., POB 59, 1790 AB Den Burg, Texel, Neth. (tel:
Presents a detailed plan for research within this IGBP core project. Major
topics are effects on coastal fluxes of changes in external forcing of boundary
conditions; coastal biogeomorphology and sea level rise; carbon fluxes and trace
gas emissions; economic and social impacts of global change on coastal systems.
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