(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1998)

Document title

Progress in the study of desertification in China

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

DING D. ; BAO H. ; MA Y. ;


The study of desertification in China began in 1977 with the UN Conference on Desertification. This article reviews progress over the last five years in China. A brief description of desertification research in China is given, and developments and changes in the definition of desertification described. Finally, the causes and patterns of desertification are discussed


Article of periodic

published at : Progress in physical geography / ISSN 0309-1333 / CODEN PPGEEC

Editor : Sage Publications, London - ROYAUME-UNI (1977)

Millesime : 1998, vol. 22, no4 [pp. 521-527]

Bibliographic references : 59 ref.



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