Water Freedom System

Survive Global Water Shortages

Get Instant Access

Abawi Y, Dutta S, Ritchie J, Harris T, McClymont D, Crane A, Keogh D, and Rattray D (2001) A decision support system for improving water use efficiency in the northern Murray Darling Basin. Natural Resources Management Strategy Project 17403, Final Report to the Murray Darling Basin Commission. Toowoomba: Queensland Centre for Climate Applications, Department of Natural Resources and Mines. 58pp.

Abler DG, Shortle J, Carmiehael J, and Horan R (2002) Climate change, agriculture, and water quality in the Chesapeake Bay region. Clim Chang 55:339-359. Botterill LC, and Wilhite DA (2005) From Disaster Response to Risk Management: Australia's

National Drought Policy. Springer, Dordrecht Botterill LC (2003) Uncertain climate: the recent history of drought policy in Australia. Austr J Pol Hist49:61-74

Bruins HJ, and Lithwick H (1998) Proactive planning and interactive management in arid frontier development. In: Bruins, HJ, and Lithwick H (eds) ^e Arid Frontier: Interactive Management of Environment and Development, Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 3-29

Bruins HI (2001) Drought hazards in Israel and lordan: policy recommendations for disaster mitigation. In: Wilhite D A (ed.) Drought: A global assessment Volume II. Routledge, London, pp.178-193

Buizer KF, Foster J, Lund, D (2000) Global impacts and regional actions: preparing for the 199798 El Nino. Bull Amer Met Soc 81: 2121-2139. Bureau of Rural Sciences (2006) Scientific evaluation of drought events. Australian Government Bureau of Rural Sciences: Campbell B, Ogle G, McCall D, Lambert G, lamieson P, Warwick R (1999) Methods for linking forecasts with decision-making. In: ^e 1997/98 El Nino: Lessons and opportunities, ^e Royal Society ofNew Zealand, Wellington, New Zealand. Carter J, Hall W, Brook K, McKeon G, Day K, Paull C (2000) Aussie GRASS: Australian grassland and rangeland assessment by spatial simulation. In: Hammer G.L, Nicholls N, Mitchell C (eds) Applications of Seasonal Climate Forecasting in Agricultural and Natural Ecosystems: ^e Australian Experience. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, ^e Netherlands, pp. 329-351

Challinor AJ, Slingo IM, Wheeler TR, Craufurd PQ, Grimes DIF (2003) Toward a combined seasonal weather and crop productivity forecasting system: Determination of the working spatial scale. I Appl Meteorol 42: 175-192 Clewett IF, Clarkson NM, Owens DT, Arbrecht DG (eds) (1994) Australian Rainman: Rainfall information for better management. Brisbane. Queensland Department of Primary Industries

Das HP (1999) Management and mitigation of adverse effects of drought phenomenon. In: Natural Disasters - some issues and concerns. Natural Disasters management cell, Visva Bharati, Shantiniketan, Calcutta, India, pp. 87-97 Das HP (2005) Agrometeorological impact assessment of natural disasters and extreme events and agricultural strategies adopted in areas with high weather risks. In: Sivakumar M V K, Motha R P, Das H P (eds) Natural Disasters and Extreme Events in Agriculture: Impacts and Mitigation. Springer. Berlin, pp.93-117 Davies S (2001) Effective drought mitigation: linking micro and macro levels. In: Wilhite D A

(ed) Drought: A global assessment Volume II. Routledge, London, pp.3-17 Day K, Ahrens D, McKeon G (2003) Simulating historical droughts: some lessons for drought policy. In: Stone RC, Partridge I (eds) Science for Drought: Proceedings of the National Drought Forum, Brisbane, April, 2003, pp. 141-151 delager IM, Potgieter AB, van den Berg WJ (1998) Framework for forecasting the extent and severity of drought in maize in the Free State Province of South Africa. Agric Syst 57:351365

Everingham YL, Muchow RC, Stone RC, Inman-Bamber G, Singels A, Bezuidenhout CN (2002) Enhanced risk management and decision-making capability across the sugarcane industry value chain based on seasonal climate forecasts. Agric Syst 74:459-477 Fankhauser S, Smith IB, Tol RS I (1999) Weathering climate change: some simple rules to guide adaptation decisions. Ecol Econ 30:67-78

Hammer GL, Hansen JW, Phillips JG, Mjelde JW, Hill H, Love A, Potgieter A (2001) Advances in application of climate prediction in agriculture. Agric Syst 70:515-553 Hansen JW (2002) Applying seasonal climate prediction to agricultural production. Agric Syst 74:305-307

Haylock HJK, Ericksen NJ (2001) From State dependency to self-reliance: agricultural drought policies and practices in New Zealand. In: Wilhite D A (ed) Drought: A global assessment Volume II. Routledge, London, pp. 178-193 lones JW, Hoogenboom G, Porter CH, Boote KJ, Batchela WD, Hunt LA, Wilkens PW, Singh U, Gersman AJ, Ritchie IT (2003) ^e DSSAT cropping system model. Europ I Agron 18:235265

Keating BA, Meinke H (1998) Assessing exceptional drought with a cropping systems simulator:

acase studyfor grain production in north-east Australia. Agric Syst 57:315-332 Keating BA, Asseng S, Brown S, Carberry PS, Chapman S, Dimes IP, Freebairn DM, Hammer GL, Hargreaves JNG, Hochman Z, Holzworth D, Huth NI, Meinke H, McCown RL, Mclean G, Probert ME, Robertson MJ, Silburn M, Smith CJ, Snow V, Verbürg K, Wang E (2003) ^e Agricultural Production Systems Simulator (APSIM): its history and current capability. Europ I Agron 18:267-288. Macy P (1993) Presentation on drought planning. In: Water Resources Management Committee Occasional Paper WRMC No. 4. National Workshop on Drought Planning and Management for Water Supply Systems, Agriculture and Resource Management Council of Australia and New Zealand. Water Forum. 40-45 Manton MJ, Brindaban PS, Gadgil S, Hammer GL, Hansen J, lones JW (2000) Implementation of a CLIMAG demonstration project. In: Sivakumar MVK (ed.) Climate prediction and agriculture. Proceedings of the START/WMO International Workshop, Geneva, Switzerland, 27-29 September 1999. Washington DC, USA, International START Secretariat, pp. 287-293 Meinke H, Baethgen WE, Carberry PS, Donatelli M, Hammer GL, Selvaraju R, Stockle CO (2001) Increasing profits and reducing risks in crop production using participatory systems simulation approaches. Agric Syst 70:493-513 Meinke H, and Stone RC (2005) Seasonal and inter-annual climate forecasting: the new tool for increasing preparedness to climate variability and change in agricultural planning and operations. Clim Chang 70:221-253 Meinke H, Nelson R, Kokic P, Stone RC, Selvaraju R, Baethgen W (2006) Actionable climate knowledge - from analysis to synthesis. Clim Res 33:101-110. Nelson RA, Holzworth DP, Hammer GL, Hayman PT (2002) Infusing the use of seasonal climate forecasting into crop management practice in north east Australia using discussion support software. Agric Syst 74:393-414 Nelson R, Kokic P, Elliston L, King I (2005) Structural adjustment: a vulnerability index for

Australian broadacre agriculture. Austr Commod 12:171-179 Nelson R, Kokic P (2006) Part II: Forecasting the incomes of Australian mixed crop-livestock farms at a regional scale. Aus I Agric Res (submitted) Plant S (2000) ^e relevance of seasonal climate forecasting to a rural producer. In: Hammer GL, Nicholls N, Mitchell C (eds) Applications of Seasonal Climate Forecasting in Agricultural and Natural Ecosystems: ^e Australian Experience. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands, pp. 23-29

Queensland Government (1992) Drought: Managing for Self Reliance: A Policy Paper.

Queensland Department of Primary Industries, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. 22pp Risby I, Kandlikar M, Dowlatabadi H, Graetz D (1999) Scale, context, and decision-making in agricultural adaptation to climate variability and change. Mitig Adapt Strat Glob Chang 4:137-165

Ritchie JW, Abawi GY, Dutta S, Harris TR, Bange M (2004) Risk management strategies using seasonal climate forecasting in irrigated cotton production: a tale of stochastic dominance. Aus J Agric Res Econ 48:65-93

Rogers CE, McCarty JP (2000) Climate change and ecosystems of the Mid-Atlantic region. Clim Res 14:235-244

Rosenzweig C, Parry ML (1994) Potential impact of climate change on world food supply. Nature 367:133-138

Rosenzweig C, Iglesias A, Yang XB, Epstein PR, Chivian E (2000) Climate change and U.S. agriculture: ^e impacts of warming and extreme weather events on productivity, plant diseases, and pests. Center for Health and the Global Environment, Harvard Medical School, Boston. 47 pp

Ruben R, Kruseman G, Kuyvenhoven A, Brons J (2000) Climate Variability, risk-coping and agrarian policies: Farm households' supply response under variable rainfall conditions. Report for NOP Project 'Impact of Climate change on drylands (ICCD), Wageningen, ^e Netherlands, October, 2000 Schneider SH, Easterling WE, Mearns LO (2000) Adaptation: sensitivity to natural variability, agent assumptions and dynamic climate changes. Clim Chang 45:203-221 Sivakumar MVK (2002) Opening Remarks. In: Sivakumar MVK (ed) Improving Agrometeorological Bulletins. Proceeding of the Inter-Regional Workshop October 2001, Bridgetown, Barbados, pp. 15-19 Stehlik D, Gray I, Lawrence G (1999) Drought in the 1990s: Australian Farm Families' Experiences. Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation Publication No. 99/14 Project No. UCQ-5A. Barton, ACT, Australia. 119pp Stoeckle CO, Donatelli M, Nelson R (2003) CropSyst, a cropping systems simulation model.

Europ I Agron 18:289-307 Stone R C, Meinke H (2005) Operational seasonal forecasting of crop performance. Phil Trans

RoySoc B, 360:2109-2124 Stone RC, Meinke H (2006) Weather, Climate, and Farmers: An Overview. Met Applns 13 (Supplement l):7-20

Subbiah AR (2001) Response strategies of local farmers in India. In: Wilhite D A (ed) Drought:

A global assessment Volume II. Routledge, London, pp. 29-34 ^ompson D, Powell R (1998) Exceptional circumstances provisions in Australia—is there too much emphasis on drought? Agric Syst 57:469-488 UAS (1999) Package of practices for high yield for central dry zone. Publication of the University of Agricultural Sciences, G.K.V.K., Bangalore, India. White DH, Karssies L (1999) Australia's national drought policy. Aims, analyses, and implementation. Water Int 24:2-9 Wilhite DA (1996) A methodology for drought preparedness. Nat Haz 13(3):229-252 Wilhite DA (2003) Drought policy and preparedness: ^e Australian experience in an international context. In: Botterill L C, Fisher M (eds) Beyond Drought: People, Policy, and Perspectives. Melbourne, CSIRO Publishing, pp. 175-199 Wilhite DA (2005) Drought policy and preparedness: ^e Australian Experience in an International Context. In: Botterill LC, Wilhite DA (eds) From Disaster Response to Risk Management: Australia's National Drought Policy. Springer Publishers, pp. 157-177 Wilhite DA, Hayes MI, Knutson CL (2005) Drought preparedness planning: building institutional capacity. In: Wilhite DA (ed) Drought and water crises: Science, technology, andmanagement issues. Taylor & Francis. Boca Raton, Florida Woodruff DR (1992) 'WHEATMAN' a decision support system for wheat management in subtropical Australia. Aus I Agric Res 43:1483-1499.


Was this article helpful?

0 0
Disaster Survival Guides Collection

Disaster Survival Guides Collection

This is a set of 3 guides all about surviving disasters. Within this set you will learn the following subjects: Earthquakes, Evacuations, Survivor Family and Tsunami.

Get My Free Ebook

Post a comment