Vulnerability of natural resources, economy and public health to climate change

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Summary :

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Climate change, population, national
economy and environment
Deviation of Arctic sea-ice
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CO2 concentration, temperature, and sea level continue to rise long after emissions are reduced Pamirs glaciation
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Glaciation in quaternary The dynamics of temperature, annual precipitation and rate of movement
of Fedchenko glacier
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Retreat of the Scogach ice stream
in the period of 1960-1990
Projected degradation of glaciers
by 2050-s
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Basic river basins and month of
maximum average flow
Average annual flow in the period
of 1961-1990
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The dynamics of annual flow in selected Tajikistanís rivers Average annual surface run-off
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Average suspended sediment
The dynamics of Nurek reservoir sedimentation (Vakhsh River)
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Specific mean maximum flood Environmental controls on floods
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Manifestation of the mudflows
in the course of year
Climatic controls and flow
of the Vakhsh River
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Climatic controls and flow
of the Kafirnigan River
The dynamics of annual flow
during 1961-1990
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Expected changes in annual river flow (%) under the impact of climate change
by 2050-s (HadCM2)

Change in annual runoff by 2050-s

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Drying Aral Sea, climate change
and water consumption
Water consumption and water-use
in Tajikistan
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The dynamics of gross irrigation rate Changes in irrigation norms in view
of climate change
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Hydroelectric system on the Vakhsh River Hydropower resources of the Central Asia
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Vulnerability of hydropower
engineering to climate change
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Desertification processes and territories Pastures
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Climatic controls and pasture productivity Distribution of Tajikistanís ecosystems
according to vertical zonation and
expected impacts of climate change
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Distribution of rare mammals The number of Bukhara red deer (Cervus elaphus bactrianus Lydekker) in Romit
nature reserve
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Protected areas Areas of cotton and cereals growing
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Shares of agricultural losses
during 1991-2000
Vulnerability of transport infrastructure
to natural factors
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Longevity index Linkages between mortality of Tajikistanís rural population and monthly air temperatures
in 1988
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The dynamics of malaria and
temperature in Tajikistan
Areas suitable for malaria transmission
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Development of winter sports Air pollution from stationary sources
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Vulnerability of urban areas to air pollution Urban air pollution during 1980-1995, expressed in maximum permissible concentrations
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The dynamics of concentrations of pollutants in the air of Dushanbe, expressed in maximum permissible concentrations Ground inversion in Dushanbeís conditions
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Linkages between carbon monoxide (—ő) concentrations in the atmosphere and air temperatures in Dushanbe Linkages between dust concentrations in the atmosphere and air temperatures in Dushanbe
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