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Rehabilitation of degraded arid ecosystems

, : Rehabilitation of degraded arid ecosystems. Kolarkar, A S [Editor], Joshi, D C [Editor], Sharma, K D [Editor] Rehabilitation of degraded arid ecosystem viii+203p

This text examines the complex interactions among human activities and natural climatic and geologic features that can result is the degradation of arid ecosystems. The primary area under discussion is the Indian Desert, which is a section of the Thar Desert located in northwestern India. Approximately half of the 23 papers focus on processes of degradation and half focus on programs designed to rehabilitate degraded areas. The text is illustrated, including color photographs, but not indexed.

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