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Map-Based Web Tools Supporting Climate Change Adaptation
Linköping University, The Tema Institute, Tema Environmental Change. Linköping University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences.
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway.
Linköping University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences. (Sci Sustainable Dev Masters Programme)
Swedish Meteorol and Hydrol Institute, Sweden.
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2016 (English)In: Professional Geographer, ISSN 0033-0124, E-ISSN 1467-9272, Vol. 68, no 1, 103-114 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
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This article discusses the state of the art in geovisualization supporting climate change adaptation. We reviewed twenty selected map-based Web tools, classified by their content and functionality, and assessed them by visual representations, interactive functions, information type, target audience, and how vulnerability and adaptation to climate change are addressed. Our study concludes that the tools (1) can be classified as data viewers with basic functionality and data explorers offering more sophisticated interactive functions; (2) mostly feature moderate or high richness of data content; and (3) predominantly target expert users.

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ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD , 2016. Vol. 68, no 1, 103-114 p.
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climate adaptation; climate change; geographic visualization
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Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering Earth and Related Environmental Sciences
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URN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-124090DOI: 10.1080/00330124.2015.1033670ISI: 000366326600009OAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-124090DiVA: diva2:897222
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Funding Agencies|Swedish Research Council [2013-1557]; Norden Top-Level Research Initiative subprogram, "Effect Studies and Adaptation to Climate Change" through the Nordic Centre of Excellence for Strategic Adaptation Research (NORD-STAR)

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