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By Dania Abdul Malak,Katriona McGlade,Diana Pascual,Eduard Pla

This publication examines the water-related affects of weather swap within the UNESCO Intercontinental Biosphere Reserve of the Mediterranean (IBRM) straddling Spain and Morocco. this can be the 1st in-depth e-book on a desirable transboundary case learn; whereas weather switch results are relatively homogenous around the IBRM, differing socio-economic contexts, land-use styles and coverage frameworks in Spain and Morocco suggest huge diversifications in vulnerability and results for human security. 
The authors have produced a unique and built-in vulnerability overview that mixes hydro-ecological, socio-economic and coverage analyses. The interdisciplinary method and insights contained during this quantity will allure either to these drawn to the combination of usual and social sciences in addition to these engaged on water and weather switch from educational, sensible or policy-oriented perspectives. 

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