Adapting land restoration to a changing climate: Embracing the knowns and unknowns
Land restoration will happen under climate change and different knowledge systems are needed to navigate uncertainties and plan adaptation.
The emergence of novel ecosystems presents a challenge for land restoration; they harbor unknown unknowns.
This brief presents key research linking land restoration and societal adaptation and an example of a practical framework for transformative adaptation.
It also proposes questions that can guide stakeholders in exploring different change narratives for adaptation and restoration planning.
Publisher: Bogor, Indonesia, Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)