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Cambio climático en Uruguay, posibles impactos y medidas de adaptación en el sector agropecuario


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  • Gimenez, Agustin
  • Castano, Jose P.
  • Baethgen, Walter E.
  • Lanfranco, Bruno A.
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    El presente trabajo presenta un resumen de información sobre cambio climático observado en Uruguay y la región y posibles escenarios futuros. Dicha información se basa fundamentalmente en estudios conducidos y finalizados recientemente (2005-2009) en el país, en el marco del programa “Assessment of Impacts and Adaptation to Climate Change” (AIACC-START, TWAS, GEF) ( AIACC, 2006), en el “Análisis de la Estadística Climática y Desarrollo y Evaluación de Escenarios Climáticos e Hidrológicos de las principales Cuencas Hidrográficas del Uruguay y la Zona Costera” (Unidad de Cambio Climático de la DINAMA del MVOTMA de Uruguay, PNUD, GEF, 2005), en el estudio de “Identificación de Posibles Impactos del Cambio Climático en la Producción de Pasturas Naturales y de Arroz en Uruguay” (PNUD, URU/05/G32-252, Unidad de Cambio Climático de la DINAMA del MVOTMA de Uruguay, Unidad GRAS del INIA, 2008) y en el proyecto “Vulnerabilidad al Cambio Climático en los Sistemas de Producción Agrícola en América Latina y el Caribe: Desarrollo de Respuestas y Estrategias” (Banco Mundial, Universidad de Cornell, Unidad GRAS de INIA, 2009).

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    Paper provided by Instituto Nacional de Investigacion Agropecuaria (INIA) in its series Serie Tecnica with number 121759.

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    Date of creation: Nov 2009
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    Keywords: global warming; agriculture and livestock production; public policy; extreme climate events.; Agricultural and Food Policy; Risk and Uncertainty; Q01; Q54; Q55; Q58;

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