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Desertification in the Third Millennium: Proceedings of an International Conference, Dubai, 12-15 February 2000


Edited By: A S Alsharhan, W W Wood, A S Goudie, A Fowler and E M Abdellatif

491 pages, Figs, tabs

A A Balkema

Hardback | Dec 2003 | #142578 | ISBN: 9058095711
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NHBS Price: £287.00 $351/€323 approx

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Topics covered include: Desertification and global climatic change; biodiversity in mangrove and halophyte ecosystems; the effect of wind and water on soil erosion and sand creep; land degradation and management in arid, semi-arid, and dry sub-humid areas; application of remote sensing and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to desertification studies; and Groundwater resources in desert areas.

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