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FROM VOLUME 10, NUMBER 2, FEBRUARY 1997
BOOKS AND PROCEEDINGS...
African Greenhouse Gas Emission Inventories and Mitigation Options:
Forestry, Land-Use Change, and Agriculture, J.F. Fitzgerald, B.V. Braatz, et
al., Eds., 228 pp., 1996, $105 (Kluwer).
The first book dedicated solely to this subject in Africa, it consists of
proceedings (with major conclusions and findings) from a conference
(Johannesburg, S. Africa, June 1995) held to further development of emission
inventories and mitigation options within the African context. The three sectors
discussed are responsible for the majority of emissions from the continent, are
vital components of the African economy, and provide promising opportunities for
Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Assessment: A Guidebook (Environ. Sci. &
Technol. Library No. 6), J. Sathaye, S. Meyers, Eds., 272 pp., 1995, $99
Over 25 specialists look comprehensively at the risks posed by climate
change induced by human activity. The book provides guidance for the analysis of
options to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions in several sectors, and it
describes key steps involved in conducting assessments in these sectors.
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