Measuring land degradation needs to be done from the ground up | Land Portal

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Date of publication: 
December 2018
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handle:10568/92497
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Bush encroachment is a matter of growing concern in the semi-arid regions of Namibia. Locally adapted, long-term solutions for land restoration must be elaborated. It is crucial that local scientists are empowered to map and monitor the degradation process themselves, our authors maintain.

Authors and Publishers

Author(s), editor(s), contributor(s): 

Mutua, John Yumbya
Nijbroek, Ravic P.

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