Dryland climatology
Sharon E. Nicholson

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Dryland climatology

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"A comprehensive review of dryland climates and their relationship to the physical environment, hydrology, and inhabitants. Chapters are divided into four major sections on background meteorology and climatology; the nature of dryland climates in relation to precipitation and hydrology; the climatology and climate dynamics of the major dryland regions on each continent; and an extensive review of long-term climate variability in the world's drylands. It includes key topics such as vegetation, geomorphology, desertification, micro-habitats, and adaptation to dryland environments. This interdisciplinary volume provides an extensive review of the primary literature (covering over 2500 references) and the conventional and satellite datasets that form key research tools for dryland climatology. Illustrated with over 100 photographs, it presents a unique view of dryland climates for a broad spectrum of researchers, environmental professionals and advanced students in climatology, meteorology, geography, environment science, earth system science, ecology, hydrology and geomorphology"--

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Dryland climatology
2011, Cambridge University Press
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Cambridge , New York

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Dewey Decimal Class
551.65
Library of Congress
QC993.7 .N53 2011

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Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25149874M
ISBN 13
9780521516495
LC Control Number
2011026304

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