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Ecosystem-based tsunami mitigation for tropical biodiversity hotspots


Wanger, TC and Ainun, N and Brook, BW and Friess, DA and Oh, RRY and Rusdin, A and Smithers, S and Tjoa, A, Ecosystem-based tsunami mitigation for tropical biodiversity hotspots, Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 35, (2) pp. 96-100. ISSN 0169-5347 (2020) [Refereed Article]

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DOI: doi:10.1016/j.tree.2019.10.008


Inclusion of ecosystem-based approaches in the governmental masterplan for tsunami mitigation in Palu, Indonesia may make the city a rare case study for ecological disaster risk reduction in tropical biodiversity hotspots. Such case studies are a key pillar of the United Nations (UN) Sendai Framework to protect coastal societies globally.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:biodiversity protection, sea level rise, extreme events
Research Division:Environmental Sciences
Research Group:Climate change impacts and adaptation
Research Field:Ecological impacts of climate change and ecological adaptation
Objective Division:Environmental Policy, Climate Change and Natural Hazards
Objective Group:Adaptation to climate change
Objective Field:Ecosystem adaptation to climate change
UTAS Author:Brook, BW (Professor Barry Brook)
ID Code:144161
Year Published:2020
Funding Support:Australian Research Council (FL160100101)
Web of Science® Times Cited:4
Deposited By:Plant Science
Deposited On:2021-04-26
Last Modified:2021-05-05

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