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Climate Change Vulnerability in the context of Cambodian coastal communities constitutes elements of exposure,sensitivity, and adaptive capacity. Exposureimpacts of climate-related hazards is limited beyond past and current conditions of wet and dry seasonal variations. However, in recent years, storms during the wet seasonare said to have intensified; during the dry season,intensified temperatures are experienced in conjunction with increased pest infestations affecting agricultural production. Of concern is a prolong dry season (3) weeks beyond normal cyclic conditions drought conditions describe by locals as an absence of available water sources for domestic and agricultural use.

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Created at 5/21/2015 4:32 PM by Sengja Jangmaw
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