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Rangeland Degradation and Recovery in Chinas Pastoral Lands V. Squires

Rangeland Degradation and Recovery in Chinas Pastoral Lands

V. Squires

Published December 1st 2009
ISBN : 9781845934965
Hardcover
264 pages
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The extreme climate variability that characterizes north Chinas rangelands can cause drought and degradation, resulting in dust storms, floods, animal losses, financial hardship and a decline in food availability. Addressing the issues of evenMoreThe extreme climate variability that characterizes north Chinas rangelands can cause drought and degradation, resulting in dust storms, floods, animal losses, financial hardship and a decline in food availability. Addressing the issues of even greater climate extremes in the future, this book discusses both new approaches and past successes and failures in order to provide the necessary insight to develop sustainable rangeland management strategies, drawing on regional case studies and lessons learned from Australia, Canada and the USA.