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|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
G Ali Heshmati; V R Squires
|Description:||1 online resource.|
|Contents:||Chapter 1 Introduction to Deserts and Desertified regions in China --
Chapter 2 Controlling Sand Movement through Mechanical Measures: China's Experience --
Chapter 3 Successful Biological methods for combating desertification at degraded areas of China --
Chapter 4 Libya: Reversal of land degradation and desertification through better land management --
Chapter 5 Desertification and its control in Morocco --
Chapter 6 Egypt: Land degradation issues with special reference to the impact of Climate Change --
Chapter7 Combating Desertification in Kenya --
Chapter 8 Lesotho: desertification control program --
Chapter 9 Desert Environments of Republic of Chad --
Chapter 10 Desertification Control in Niger: The medium Term Action Plan 2006-2011 --
Chapter 11 Mongolia: Country Features, the Main Causes of Desertification and Remediation Efforts --
Chapter 12 Arid Land Development and Combating Desertification in Pakistan --
Chapter 13 Uzbekistan: Rehabilitation of Desert Rangelands affected by Salinity, to Improve Food Security, Combat Desertification and maintain the Natural Resource Base --
Chapter 14 Review of efforts to Combat Desertification and arrest and reverse land degradation in Myanmar --
Chapter15 The Philippines Action Plan to Combat Desertification, Land Degradation, Drought and Poverty/a --
Chapter 16 Managing Arid Areas and Sand Dunes in Sri Lanka --
Chapter 17 Indigenous plant species from the drylands of Iran, distribution and potential for habitat maintenance and repair --
Chapter 18 Soil and Water Conservation for Desertification control in Iran --
Chapter 19 Land Degradation in The Sultanate of Oman: Reasons and Interventions Measures --
Chapter 20 Desert Development: how does it relate to anti desertification measures? --
Chapter 21 Replication and scaling up: where to from here? --
Appendix List of the full botanical names of plants with authorities.
|Responsibility:||G. Ali Heshmati, Victor R. Squires, editors.|
- Desertification -- Control -- Asia.
- Desertification -- Control -- Africa.
- Desertification -- Control -- Middle East.
- BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Environmental Economics
- BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Green Business
- NATURE / Natural Resources
- Life sciences.
- Landscape ecology.
- Earth System Sciences.