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Desertification and land degradation in the European Mediterranean


Desertification and land degradation in the European Mediterranean: vi + 55 pp.
Desertification and land degradation in the European Mediterranean
THe concept of desertification and the processes of land degradation are examined, with particular reference to Europe. The influence of land use on land degradation is assessed and a complex systems approach to desertification proposed.

Accession: 002590856



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