Multi-Scalar Approaches to Climate Change Mitigation: Discourses and Practices

Type: Paper
Sponsor Groups: Environmental Perception and Behavioral Geography Specialty Group, Cultural and Political Ecology Specialty Group, Climate Specialty Group
Poster #:
Day: 4/6/2019
Start / End Time: 1:10 PM / 2:50 PM (MDT)
Room: Cleveland 1, Marriott, Mezzanine Level
Organizers: Hélène DUCROS


In this session, papers focus on the different forms climate change mitigation takes, from the implementation of Climate Action Plans in urban areas, especially smaller cities, to the level of individual decisions and personal behaviors.


Type Details Minutes Start Time
Presenter Elena Lioubimtseva*, Grand Valley State University, Climate change mitigation, adaptation, and resilience planning in Michigan: experience of the past 10 years. 20 1:10 PM
Presenter Brian Petersen*, Northern Arizona Univ., Sustainable city? the search for social justice in Flagstaff, Arizona’s climate action plan 20 1:30 PM
Presenter Mark Hebert*, , Should I Go or Should I Stay: Migration Decision and Action in the South Florida Climate Change Environment 20 1:50 PM
Presenter Jim Porto*, CommunityCAPS, Hélène DUCROS*, , Redesigning small cities in the face of climate change 20 2:10 PM
Presenter Marion Davies*, Dalhousie University, Peter Tyedmers, Dalhousie University, Kate Sherren, Dalhousie University, Are we out to lunch? Examining dietary strategies intended to mitigate climate change that are communicated on Twitter and Instagram. 20 2:30 PM

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