Author Archives: Patrick Gonzalez

Science for Natural Resource Management under Climate Change


This article is in Affordable National Security, Summer 2011


Prioritize locations. To identify geographic priorities under climate change, managers can broadly consider three options: areas of high, medium, or low vulnerability. For acquisition of new areas, it may be prudent to prioritize areas of low vulnerability, known as refugia, and avoid areas of higher vulnerability. Conversely, for management of existing areas, it may be […]