By Will Steffen (Lead Author)

Australia's detailed biodiversity is less than chance from a quickly altering weather. the results of weather switch are already discernible in any respect degrees of biodiversity – genes, species, groups and ecosystems. a lot of Australia's such a lot valued and iconic average components – the nice Barrier Reef, south-western Australia, the Kakadu wetlands and the Australian Alps – are one of the such a lot susceptible. yet even more is at stake than saving iconic species or ecosystems. Australia's biodiversity is prime to the country's nationwide identification, financial system and caliber of life.
In the face of uncertainty approximately particular weather eventualities, ecological and administration ideas supply a legitimate foundation for maximising possibilities for species to conform, groups to reorganise and ecosystems to remodel whereas retaining easy services severe to human society. This leading edge method of biodiversity conservation lower than a altering weather ends up in new demanding situations for administration, coverage improvement and institutional layout. This publication explores those demanding situations, development on an in depth research of the interactions among a altering weather and Australia's wealthy yet threatened biodiversity.
Australia's Biodiversity and weather switch is a crucial reference for coverage makers, researchers, educators, scholars, reporters, environmental and conservation NGOs, NRM managers, and personal landholders with an curiosity in biodiversity conservation in a swiftly altering world.

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