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Brazil

CAATINGA

 
 
  Brief description   Abiotic factors: Survey of potentialities, restrictions of surface and subterranean water resources use, and soil physical and chemical characteristics regarding function and availability towards agricultural processes
Biotic factors: Survey of Caatinga's fauna and flora
Socio-economic factors: Survey of socio-economic conditions of populations subdued by drought action
  Specific variables...    
  Abiotic   Drought, soil.
  Biodiversity   Fauna, flora.
  Socio-economic   Agriculture/Production systems, resource use, social/socio-economic aspects.
  Integrated monitoring   Integrated studies/Interdisciplinaty.


Last updated: 3/8/2011

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