Waterbirds on the Edge: first circumpolar assessment of climate change impact on Arctic Breeding water birds

Author: Zöckler, C. Lysenko, I.
Date Published: January 2000
ISBN: 1-899628-16-9
Waterbirds on the Edge: Biodiversity Series 11

Biodiversity Series 11

This first analysis of the likely impact of climate change on biodiversity demonstrates the impact on Arctic waterbirds. The Arctic will be the biome most affected by climate change and hence waterbird species, most of which are entirely reliant on Arctic habitats, are particularly vulnerable.