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Title Patterns of land degradation in drylands [electronic resource] : understanding self-organised ecogeomorphic systems / edited by Eva Nora Mueller ... [et al.].
Publication Info. Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, c2013.

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Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on Oct. 18, 2013).
Contents Preface -- 1. Land Degradation in Drylands: An Ecogeomorphological Approach -- 2. The Study of Land Degradation in Drylands: State of the Art -- 3. Resilience, Self-organization, Complexity and Pattern Formation -- 4. Short-range Ecogeomorphic Processes in Dryland Systems -- 5. Long-range Ecogeomorphic Processes -- 6. Integrating Short- and Long-range Processes into Models: the Emergence of Pattern -- 7. Approaches to Modelling Ecogeomorphic Systems -- 8. Characterizing Patterns -- 9. Assessment of Patterns in Ecogeomorphic Systems -- 10. Uncertainty assessment -- 11. Vegetation Change in the Southwestern USA: Patterns and Processes -- 12. Vegetation Mosaics of Arid Western New South Wales, Australia: Considerations of Their Origin and Persistence -- 13. Case Study of Self-organized Vegetation Patterning in Dryland Regions of Central Africa -- 14. Abandonment of Agricultural Land, Agricultural Policy and Land Degradation in Mediterranean Europe -- 15. Land Degradation in Drylands: Revaluating Pattern-process Interrelationships and the Role of Ecogeomorphology.
Subject Land degradation.
Arid regions ecology.
Added Author Mueller, Eva Nora.
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Related To Print version: Patterns of land degradation in drylands. Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2013 9789400757264
ISBN 9789400757271 (electronic bk.)
9400757271 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # EBC1399035
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