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      Natural insurance as condition for market insurance: Climate change adaptation in agriculture 

      Jørgensen, S.L; Termansen, M.; Pascual, U. (Elsevier, 2020)
      This paper focuses on the potential use of insurance as a climate change adaptation mechanism in agriculture. We analyse the attractiveness of a climate risk insurance scheme and the choices farmers face between adaptation ...
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      Nature s contributions to people in mountains: A review 

      Martín-López, B.; Leister, I.; Cruz, P.L.; Palomo, I.; Grêt-Regamey, A.; Harrison, P.A.; Lavorel, S.; Locatelli, B.; Luque, S.; Walz, A. (PLoS One, 2019)
      Mountains play a key role in the provision of nature s contributions to people (NCP) worldwide that support societies quality of life. Simultaneously, mountains are threatened by multiple drivers of change. Due to the ...
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      New coal-fired plants jeopardise paris agreement 

      González-Eguino, M.; Olabe, A.; Ribera, T. (MDPI, 2017)
      Global greenhouse gas emissions need to peak soon and be reduced practically to zero in the second half of this century in order to not exceed the climate targets adopted in the Paris Agreement. However, there are currently ...
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      Nola aurre egin itsas garraioak eragindako klima-aldaketari? Estrategia berriak 

      Goicoechea, Nestor; Eguiraun Martinez, Harkaitz; Galarraga, Ibon; Solaberrieta, Eneko; Abadíe Muñoz, Luis María (Servicio Editorial de la Universidad del País Vasco/Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatearen Argitalpen Zerbitzua, 2020)
      Currently maritime transport is growing due to globalization and economic growth, and it transports approximately the 90% of the world’s goods. World maritime transport fleet is increasing in amount and in size of vessels ...
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      Off-stage ecosystem service burdens: A blind spot for global sustainability 

      Pascual, Unai; Palomo, Ignacio; Adams, William M.; Chan, Kai M. A.; Daw, Tim M.; Garmendia Oleaga, Eneko; Gómez-Baggethun, E; De Groot, Rudolf S.; Mace, Georgina M.; Martín-López, Berta; Phelp, Jacob (IOP Publishing, 2017-07)
      The connected nature of social-ecological systems has never been more apparent than in today's globalized world. The ecosystem service framework and associated ecosystem assessments aim to better inform the science-policy ...
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      On flexible hydropower and security of supply: Spain beyond 2020 

      Abadie, L.M.; Chamorro, J.M.; Huclin, S.; Ven D., J.V.D. (Elsevier, 2020)
      Generation adequacy is a key ingredient to security of electricity supply (SoS). Some national plans envisage a future decrease in the number of coal-fired stations and an increase in renewable installed capacity. This ...
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      Operationalizing risk-based cumulative effect assessments in the marine environment 

      Stelzenmüller, V.; Coll, R.; Cormier, R.; Mazaris, A.D.; Pascual, P.; Loiseau, C.; Claudet, J.; Katsanevakis, S.; Gissi, E.; Evagelopoulos, A.; Rumes, B.; Degraer, S.; Ojaveer, H.; Moller, T.; Giménez, J.; Piroddi, C.; Markantonatou, V.; Dimitriadis, C. (SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT, 2020)
      Ecosystem-based management requires an assessment of the cumulative effects of human pressures and environmental change. The operationalization and integration of cumulative effects assessments (CEA) into decision-making ...
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      ¿Para qué impactos climáticos se preparan las ciudades españolas? 

      Olazabal, M.; de Gopegui, M.R. (Ekonomiaz: Revista Vasca De Economía, 2020)
      Cities play an important role in identifying climate impacts on population, urbanization and infrastructure, and in making decisions regarding how, how much and when we should adapt. We present here an analysis of the ...
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      Participatory coastal management through elicitation of ecosystem service preferences and modelling driven by coastal squeeze 

      Martínez-López, J.; Teixeira, H.; Morgado, M.; Almagro, M.; Sousa, A.I.; Villa, F.; Balbi, S.; Genua-Olmedo, A.; Nogueira, A.J.A.; Lillebø, A.I. (Elsevier, 2019)
      The Baixo Vouga Lagunar (BVL) is part of Ria de Aveiro coastal lagoon in Portugal, which is classified as a Special Protection Area under the European Habitats and Birds Directives. This part of the system, corresponding ...
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      Payments for ecosystem services or collective stewardship of mother earth? Applying deliberative valuation in an indigenous community in Colombia 

      Lliso, B.; Pascual, U.; Engel, S.; Mariel, P. (Elsevier, 2020)
      The literature on payments for ecosystem services (PES) applied in regions where indigenous peoples are key social actors has not cast much light on their preferences regarding the framing and design features that such ...
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      Physical analysis of an Antarctic ice core-towards an integration of micro-and macrodynamics of polar ice 

      Weikusat, I.; Jansen, D.; Binder, T.; Eichler, J.; Faria, S.H.; Wilhelms, F.; Kipfstuhl, S.; Sheldon, S.; Miller, H.; Dahl-Jensen, D.; Kleiner, T. (Royal Society, 2017)
      Microstructures from deep ice cores reflect the dynamic conditions of the drill location as well as the thermodynamic history of the drill site and catchment area in great detail. Ice core parameters (crystal lattice-preferred ...
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      Plural valuation of nature for equity and sustainability: Insights from the Global South 

      Zafra-Calvo, N.; Balvanera, P; Pascual, U.; Merçon, J.; Martín-López, B; van Noordwijk, M.; Mwampamba, T.H.; Ifejika Speranza, C.; Arias-Arévalo, P; Cabrol, D.; Cáceres, D.M.; O'Farrell, P.; Subramanian, S.M; Devy, S.; Krishnan, S.; Carmenta, R.; Guibrunet, L.; Kraus-Elsin, Y; Moersberger, H.; Cariño, J.; Díaz, S. (Elsevier, 2020)
      Plural valuation is about eliciting the diverse values of nature articulated by different stakeholders in order to inform decision making and thus achieve more equitable and sustainable outcomes. We explore what approaches ...
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      Powering newly constructed vessels to comply with ECA regulations under fuel market prices uncertainty: Diesel or dual fuel engine? 

      Abadie, L.M.; Goicoechea, N. (Elsevier, 2019)
      Over the last decade, marine engine engineering has evolved considerably, to the point where engine technology can be considered mature and reliable using LNG as fuel without affecting safety at sea. This paper analyses ...
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      Practical solutions for bottlenecks in ecosystem services mapping 

      Palomo, I.; Willemen, L.; Drakou, E.; Burkhard, B.; Crossman, N.; Bellamy C., C.; Burkhard, K.; Campagne, C.; Dangol, A.; Franke, J.; Kulczyk, S.; Solen Le;, Le; Malak, Dania Abdul; Muñoz, L; Narusevicius, V.; Ottoy, S.; Roelens, J.; Sing, L.; Thomas, A.; Meerbeek, K; Verweij, P. (2018)
      A selection of commonly encountered ES mapping bottlenecks that relate to seven themes: i) map-maker map-user interaction; ii) nomenclature and ontologies; iii) skills and background; iv) data and maps availability; v) ...
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      Presión antrópica sobre cuencas de drenaje en ecosistemas frágiles: variaciones en las existencias (stock) de carbono orgánico asociadas a cambios morfológicos fluviales 

      Halifa-Marín, A.; Pérez-Cutillas, P.; Almagro, M.; Boix-Fayos, C. (Universidad de La Rioja, 2019)
      Anthropic changes in the drainage area of catchments can influence dominant erosion processes and sediment sources and mobilize specific carbon pools. It also causes changes in the sedimentary dynamics and thus in the ...
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      Progress toward Equitably Managed Protected Areas in Aichi Target 11: A Global Survey 

      Zafra Calvo, Noelia; Garmendia Oleaga, Eneko; Pascual, Unai; Palomo, Ignacio; Gross Camp, Nicole; Brockington, Daniel; Cortés Vázquez, José Antonio; Coolsaet, Brendan; Burgess, Neil David (Oxford University Press, 2019-03)
      The Convention on Biological Diversity Aichi Target 11 requires its 193 signatory parties to incorporate social equity into protected area (PA) management by 2020. However, there is limited evidence of progress toward this ...
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      Providing access to urban green spaces: A participatory benefit-cost analysis in Spain 

      Garcia de Jalón, S.; Chiabai, A.; Tague, A.M.; Artaza, N.; de Ayala, A.; Quiroga, S.; Kruize, H.; Suárez, C.; Bell, R.; Taylor, T. (International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2020)
      The opening up of green spaces could provide significant benefits to society. This study develops a framework to assess the economic benefits and costs of public interventions providing citizen access to urban green spaces. ...
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      Quantifying interregional flows of multiple ecosystem services A case study for Germany 

      Kleemann, J.; Schröter, M.; Bagstad, K.J.; Kuhlicke, C.; Kastner, T.; Fridman, D.; Schulp, C.J.E.; Wolff, S.; Martínez-López, J.; Koellner, T.; Arnhold, S.; Martín-López, B.; Marques, A.; Lopez-Hoffman, L.; Liu, J.; Kissinger, M.; Guerra, C.A.; Bonn, A. (Elsevier, 2020)
      Despite a growing number of national-scale ecosystem service (ES) assessments, few studies consider the impacts of ES use and consumption beyond national or regional boundaries. Interregional ES flows ecosystem services ...
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      Quantum Artificial Life in an IBM Quantum Computer 

      Álvarez Rodríguez, Unai; Sanz Echevarría, María Begoña; Lamata Manuel, Lucas; Solano Villanueva, Enrique Leónidas (Springer Nature, 2018)
      We present the first experimental realization of a quantum artificial life algorithm in a quantum computer. The quantum biomimetic protocol encodes tailored quantum behaviors belonging to living systems, namely, self-replication, ...
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      Quantum autoencoders via quantum adders with genetic algorithms 

      Lamata Manuel, Lucas; Álvarez Rodríguez, Unai; Martín-Guerrero, J.D.; Sanz Echevarría, María Begoña; Solano Villanueva, Enrique Leónidas (IOP Publishing, 2019)
      The quantum autoencoder is a recent paradigm in the field of quantum machine learning, which may enable an enhanced use of resources in quantum technologies. To this end, quantum neural networks with less nodes in the inner ...