Adrian Trotman [M.Phil., MSc, BSc]
Email Address: email@example.com
Duties and Responsibilities:
Trotman A. (2010) Caribbean Drought and Precipitation Monitoring Network (CDPMN) and the drought of 2009-2010. GWP Caribbean Newsletter, Volume 2. June 2010.
Trotman A. (2010) Preserving Our Precious Water Resource. Barbados Business Catalyst., Volume 6 #1. Barbados Investment and Development Corporation pp 30-31.
St-Jacques, M., C. Senecal, T. Thompson, A Haiduk, A. Trotman, C. Madramootoo (2010) National Water Information Systems: A Tool to Support Integrated Water Resources Management in the Caribbean. Presentation at Fifth Biennial Caribbean Environmental Forum & Exhibition (CEF-5), to be held at the Rose Hall Resort and Spa, Montego Bay, Jamaica from 21 to 25 June, 2010.
Richards, J., C Madramootoo, A. Trotman (2010) The Development Of Tools For Managing, Monitoring and Assessing Water Stressed Conditions in Jamaica. Accepted for presentation at the XVIIth World Congress of the International Commission of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR). Hosted by the Canadian Society for Bioengineering (CSBE/SCGAB) Québec City, Canada June 13-17, 2010. http://www.mcgill.ca/files/cariwin/CSBE101166.pdf
Trotman, A. R., M. Gordon, S. Hutchinson, R. Singh and Donna. McRae-Smith. (2009). Policy Responses to GEC Impacts on Food Availability and Affordability in the Caribbean Community. Environmental Science and Policy Journal Volume 12, Issue 4, June 2009, Pages 529-541.
Trotman, A., A. Moore, and S. Stoute. 2009. The Caribbean Drought and Precipitation Monitoring Network: the concept and its progress, pp 122 - 125 Climate Sense. Tudor Rose and World Meteorological Organization.
Trotman A. (2009) Monitoring and predicting weather, climate and related events for improved decision making in the Caribbean. Proceedings of International Seminar on the Implications of Global Climate Change for Sustainable Agricultural Production Systems in ACP Countries, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 26 - 31 October 2008.
Trotman A. (2008) Response of Capsicum chinense Jacq. 'West Indies Red' to water availability and stress: Implications for irrigation in Barbados. MPhil thesis University of the West Indies.
Trotman A. (2007) Weather and Climate in Caribbean Agriculture. In: Elements for Life 59-61. Tudor Rose.
Ballayram, Bocage C and Trotman A. (2006) Caribbean Order from Strength In GECAFS (2006) A Set of Prototype Caribbean Scenarios for Research on Global Environmental Change and Regional Food Systems. GECAFS Report No. 2; 62pp, Wallingford.
Trotman A. (2003) Global Environmental Change and Food Systems (GECAFS) Caribbean Food Systems Project. Proceedings of Barbados National Agricultural Conference 2003: Meeting the Challenges of the 21st Century. Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. 115-119.
Trotman A. (2003) Climate variability: An essential ingredient in the GECAFS Caribbean Food Systems project. Background papers for workshop on Insights and tools for adaptation: Learning from Climate Variability. NOAA/OAR., pp 179-189
Trotz, U., Trotman, A. and Narayan K (2001) Climate change impacts on agriculture, water resources and coastal environments in the Caribbean. In: Land and Water Resources in the Caribbean (Paul, C.L and Opadeyi, J. eds.). Chapter 4 pp 73 – 107. CLAWRENET, of PROCICARIBE, CARDI, St. Augustine Campus, University of the West Indies, Trinidad & Tobago.
Trotman A. R. (1998) El Niño: Is it a cause for concern to agriculture in Barbados? In: Proceedings of the Fifteenth Annual Conference of the Barbados Society of Technologists in Agriculture.
Trotman A. R. (1997) Manual for training in Agricultural Meteorology. Caribbean Meteorological Institute.
Trotman A. (1994) Agroclimatic Study of Barbados 1970-1990: Rainfall. Technical Note No 28. Caribbean Meteorological Institute.
Trotman A. (1990) Water relations of crops: Looking particularly at cotton and banana. MSc Dissertation. University of Reading.
Also contributed to the following publications:
GECAFS (2007) Caribbean Science Plan and Implementation Strategy. GECAFS Report No. 4. 43 pp. Oxford. (Drafting team Ronald M Gordon, John Ingram, Arvin Mosier, Adrian Rodriguez, Ranjit Singh, Adrian Trotman)
CARSEA (2007) Caribbean Sea Ecosystem Assessment (CARSEA). A sub-global component of the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (MA), J. Agard, A. Cropper, K. Garcia, eds., Caribbean Marine Studies, Special Edition, 2007. (One of contributing authors).
Trotman, A., A. Moore, S. Stoute and L. Kirton-Reed (2010) Caribbean Drought and Precipitation Monitoring Network (CDPMN): the concept and role in the 2009-2010 Caribbean drought. Proceedings of Inter-Regional Workshop on Indices and Early Warning Systems for Drought held in Lincoln, Nebraska, USA from 8 to 11 December 2009.