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Title: Chapter 20: Vulnerability of island flora and fauna in the Great Barrier Reef to climate change
Authors: Turner, M.
Batianoff, G.N.
Corporate author: Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority
Year of publication: 2007
Year: 2007
Publisher: The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority
Place of publication: Townsville
Type of document: Book section or chapter
Abstract: The emphasis of this chapter is on terrestrial and freshwater flora and fauna, and key nesting habitats on the islands of the Great Barrier Reef (GBR). This chapter should be read in conjunction with other chapters of this volume detailing the specific effects of climate change on different components of island habitats: mangrove and tidal wetlands are discussed in chapter 9, seabirds in chapter 14, marine turtles in chapter 15 and geomorphology in chapter 21.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/11017/552
metadata.dc.relation.uri: http://hdl.handle.net/11017/137
ISBN: 9781876945619
Connection to GBRMPA: GBRMPA published this item
Subjects: Climatic changes
Ecosystem resilience
Coral reefs
Islands
Flora
Fauna
Animals
Plants
Animals
Plants
Ecosystems
Processes
Economic values
Social values
Climate change
Coastal communities
Reef-wide
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