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Climate and phenology of savanna vegetation in southern Africa






Journal of Vegetation Science 12(3): 347-354

Climate and phenology of savanna vegetation in southern Africa

This paper discusses the relationship of vegetation phenology and three climate variables (rainfall, minimum and maximum temperature) at 17 savanna sites in Botswana and Zambia.

Accession: 003383679

DOI: 10.2307/3236848

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