CICERO - Center for International Climate Research

Agriculture in Northern Norway in a changing climate

Grete K. Hovelsrud, Ingrid Kvalvik, Halvor Dannevig, Inger Hanssen-Bauer, Sigridur Dalmannsdottir, Lars Rønning, Eivind Uleberg, Bob van Oort

An interdisciplinary study, based on downscaled climate change scenarios and interviews with local farmers in Northern Norway, has assessed biological and agronomic effects of climate change, and interaction with political, economic and social factors. The study confirms that farmers are facing complex challenges. Negative effects from climate change combine with other challenges.

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  • Year: 2012
  • Language: English