Pisor, Anne C.; Xavier Basurto; Kristina G. Douglass; Katharine J. Mach; Elspeth Ready; Jason M. Tylianakis; Ashley Hazel; Michelle A. Kline; Karen L. Kramer; J. Stephen Lansing; Mark Moritz; Paul E. Smaldino; Thomas F. Thornton and James Holland Jones

Communities want to determine their own climate change adaptation strategies, and scientists and decision-makers should listen to them - both the equity and efficacy of climate change adaptation depend on it. We outline key lessons researchers and development actors can take to support communities and learn from them.