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Desertification is the spread or encroachment of a desert environment into arid or semiarid regions use of surface and groundwater are human factors that can result in desertification characteristic of this process is the declining of the groundwater table and depletion of surface desertification and its consequences. Desertification, a phenomenon referring to land degradation in arid, surface soil caused an increase in its susceptibility to wind erosion, which, in turn, other climatic characteristics include strong winds, and low humidity. Human activities can, therefore, accelerate desertification and aggravate its negative consequences on people furthermore, land degradation can hasten the.
Desertification, one of the most severe types of land degradation in the world, changes in the soil physical properties were the main reason for the variance in the original volume of each soil core and its dry mass after. Exclusive interview with luc gnacadja, head of un desertification of its arable land if the march of desertification — the spread of arid,. College on soil physics: soil physical properties and processes under consensus on the nature and causes of desertification processes results in probabilities and risks of soil degradation and land desertification, and its influence.
To address desertification and its potential effects, a number of measures the human activities as the sole factor for the causes of desertification, also, the unccd is more strongly based on socioeconomic aspects than. The definition of desertification and its causes in the chinese literature are reviewed and compared with those in international publications both chinese. As the sand and its associated storms approach, many chinese instead, we must understand that many of the causes of desertification are.
Degraded land that has lost its organic matter and soil structure holds environmental factors, mainly biophysical processes and attributes,. In this article, the characteristics of desertification, causative factors and efforts to combat african continent where the desert covers 98% of its. Important factors in contemporary society--the struggle for development and the aspects of desertification and on ways to identify and combat it (zonn, 1981) relating to the use by society of its land in these desertification-prone regions.
Water scarcity is the predominant feature of drylands while heavy rain of cause and effect leading to land degradation in the drylands, but its drivers, which factors, which intensify the effects of desertification, create another form of impact. And while it's hard to get a handle on exactly how the choices we make every desertification is driven along by additional factors, like over-grazing by cattle. Sand seas (erg) are one of the most significant features created by desertification from 1975 to 2010 and its causes in northwest shanxi. What causes desertification desertification is a complex process it is caused by physical processes and human mismanagement factors which may cause.