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When is ecosystem change land degradation? Comments on 'Land degradation and grazing in the Kalahari' (paper 38c) by Dougill and Cox

When is ecosystem change land degradation? Comments on 'Land degradation and grazing in the Kalahari' (paper 38c) by Dougill and Cox

Paper Pastoral Development Network ( 39e): 1-9

It is argued that bush encroachment, particularly by Acacia mellifera, in savanna ecosystems constitutes land degradation both because of its persistence and its negative impacts on soil fertility and land use sustainability.

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