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Dryland Opportunities: A New Paradigm for People, Ecosystems and Development

By: IUCN

International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources

Paperback | Jan 2010 | #185178 | ISBN-13: 9782831711836
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Drylands cover 41 percent of the earth's terrestrial surface. The urgency of and international response to climate change have given a new place to drylands in terms both of their vulnerability to predicted climate change impacts and their potential contribution to climate change mitigation. This book aims to apply the new scientific insights on complex dryland systems to practical options for development.


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