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Topic ResearchArea
PROCESS STUDIES
Processes: Earth System -EARTH SYSTEM PROCESSES
Atmosphere (Processes)
Biosphere (Processes)
Cryosphere (Processes)
Hydrosphere (Processes)
Lithosphere (Processes)
Pedosphere (Processes)
Coupled Systems and Biogeochemical Cycles (Processes)
Processes: Social and Institutions -SOCIAL PROCESSES AND INSTITUTIONS
Dimensions of Resource Use
Structures and Institutions
Factors of Production and Technology
Public Perception, Assessment, and Behaviour
Environmental Security and Stability
CAUSES OF VARIABILITY AND CHANGE
Causes: Natural Natural Causes
Internal Variability of Earth System Processes
External Forcings
Causes: Human Major Human Driving Forces
Land Use and Land Cover Change
Industrial and Economic Transformation
Energy Production and Consumption
Population Dynamics
IMPACTS OF CHANGE
Impacts on Earth System Impacts on Earth System Processes
Atmosphere (Impacts)
Biosphere (Impacts)
Cryosphere (Impacts)
Hydrosphere (Impacts)
Lithosphere (Impacts)
Pedosphere (Impacts)
Coupled Systems and Biochemical Cycles (Impacts)
Impacts on Human Being and Health Impacts on Human Being and Health
Impacts on Social Proc. / Institutions Impacts on Social Processes and Institutions
Dimensions of Resource Use
Structures and Institutions
Factors of Production and Technology
Public Perception, Assessment and Behaviour
Environmental Security and Stability
RESPONSE AND IMPLEMENTATION RESPONSE OPTIONS AND IMPLEMENTATION
Response: Measures Scope of Measures
Response Strategies and their Impact
Empowerment of Social Agents, Capacity Building
Concerted Action, International Co-operation
Response: Sustainable Development Sustainable Development
Land Use Planning
Birth and Migration Policy
Energy and Resource Use
Water and Water Use
Technological Innovation and Transfer, Productivity
Environmental Education, Ethics
Consumption Patterns and Life Styles
Discipline AREA: DISCIPLINARY
Economical
Medical
Natural science
Political
Social
Legal
Technical
other
Spacial Scale AREA: SPACIAL SCALE OF THE INVESTIGATION
Global scale
Continental scale
Regional scale
Local scale
Spacial Zone AREA: SPACIAL ZONE OF THE INVESTIGATION
Mountain / Highland
Lowland
Urban
Rural
Coastal Zone
Open Ocean
Polar
Temporal Scale AREA: TEMPORAL SCALE OF THE INVESTIGATION
Mean change
Variability
Extreme events
Past Global Change
DYNAMICS OF CHANGE
Dynamics: Recent Trends Recent Trends
Analysis of Existing Time-series Data
Systematic Monitoring and Remote Sensing
Historical Development of Human-Nature Relations
Dynamics: Scenarios Scenarios
Resources Scenarios
Emissions Scenarios
Future Climate Change Scenarios
Land-Use Change Scenarios
Socio-economic System Scenarios
Other Types of Scenarios
Methodological Focus
Development of Data Acquisition and Analysis tools
Field or Laboratory Sampling and Analysis
Monitoring / Long Term Projects
Inventories
Theoretical and Numerical Modeling
Literature Study
Technology and Applied Research
Collaboration with developing country
Program Coordination and Management
Health and Well-being
Biodiversity Convention
Thematic Areas
Biosafety
Marine and Coastal Biodiversity
Agricultural Biodiversity
Inland Waters Biodiversity
Dry and Sub-humid Lands Biodiversity
Forest Biodiversity
Mountain Biodiversity
Indigenous People
Invasive Species
Cross Cutting Issues
Ecosystem Approach
Sustainable Tourism
Sustainable Use of Biodiversity
Indicators
Traditional Knowledge
Capacity Building
Incentive Measures
Protected Areas
Taxonomy
Access to Genetic Resources and Benefit Sharing
Biodiversity and Legal Issues
Biodiversity Funding Sources
Rio Agreements / Biodiversity-related Conventions
GIS
Biodiversity Information Management
Clearing-House Mechanism
Economic Valuation of Biodiversity
Education and Training
Environmental Impact Assessment
Scientific Biodiversity Assessment
Alpine Convention
Raumplanung und nachhaltige Entwicklung
Naturschutz und Landschaftspflege
Tourismus
Verkehr
Berglandwirtschaft
Bergwald
Bodenschutz
Energie
Parkresearch
Economy
Identity
Governance
Landscape
Biodiversity
Living Space
Surroundings
Monitoring
Polar
Arctic
Antarctic
High Altitude


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