Integrative assessment of climate change for fast-growing urban areas: Measurement and recommendations for future research.

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Sebastian Scheuer; Dagmar Haase; Martin Volk;
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • Journal: PLoS ONE,volume 12,issue 12 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0189451, pmc: PMC5726725
  • Subject: Research Article | Earth Sciences | Natural Resources | Ecology and Environmental Sciences | Geographical Locations | Atmospheric Science | Physical Sciences | Water Resources | People and Places | Geography | Climate Change | Rain | Africa | Hydrology | Materials Science | Meteorology | Flooding | Medicine | Urban Areas | Q | R | Material Properties | Surface Temperature | Drought | Science | Climatology | Surface Properties | Geographic Areas

Over the 20th century, urbanization has substantially shaped the surface of Earth. With population rapidly shifting from rural locations towards the cities, urban areas have dramatically expanded on a global scale and represent crystallization points of social, cultural... View more
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