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Response to Land Degradation

Edited By: EM Bridges

507 pages, Bw photos, figs, tabs, maps

Science Publishers

Paperback | Dec 2001 | #123338 | ISBN: 1578081521
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NHBS Price: £36.00 $44/€40 approx
Hardback | Dec 2001 | #116354 | ISBN: 157808153X
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About this book

Provides a synopsis of the current situation concerning land degradation and the human response to the problem, presented by leading world experts. Contents include: Driving Forces and Pressures; State of the World's Land Resources; Impacts on Social and Biophysical Environment; Tools for Monitoring and Assessment; Conservation and Rehabilitation; Institutional Innovations; Law and Policy; International Initiatives; and Future Responses.


Setting the scene; driving forces and pressures; state of the world's land resources; impacts on social and biophysical environment; tools for monitoring and assessment; conservation and rehabilitation; institutional innovations; law and policy; international initiatives; future responses.

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