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By Dania Abdul Malak, Katriona McGlade, Diana Pascual, Eduard Pla

This e-book examines the water-related affects of weather swap within the UNESCO Intercontinental Biosphere Reserve of the Mediterranean (IBRM) straddling Spain and Morocco. this can be the 1st in-depth booklet on a desirable transboundary case examine; whereas weather switch results are really homogenous around the IBRM, differing socio-economic contexts, land-use styles and coverage frameworks in Spain and Morocco suggest huge adaptations in vulnerability and results for human security. 
The authors have produced a singular and built-in vulnerability evaluation that mixes hydro-ecological, socio-economic and coverage analyses. The interdisciplinary method and insights contained during this quantity will charm either to these drawn to the combination of traditional and social sciences in addition to these engaged on water and weather swap from educational, sensible or policy-oriented perspectives. 

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