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'Desertification'—A timely synthesis of three decades of evidence that this topic has (long) passed its sell-by date
Goats graze drylands in the dry season in Zimbabwe (photo credit: ICRISAT/Swathi Sridharan).
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The picture of the Sahara as marching inexorably south year after year is incorrect and was, moreover, an illusion created not by livestock over-use but rather by a recent string of dry years.
Sustainable dryland cropping in relation to soil productivity
Posted by Prof. Dr. Willem VAN COTTHEM
Ghent University – Belgium
Having participated in all the meetings of the INCD (1992-1994) and all the meetings of the UNCCD-COP, the CST and the CRIC in 1994-2006, I had an opportunity to collect a lot of interesting books and publications on drought and desertification published in that period. 35 more words