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Land Use, Land Cover and Soil Sciences

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Land Cover, Land Use and the Global Change
Land Use and Land Cover, Including their Classification
Land-Cover and Land-Use Mapping
Factors Influencing Land-Use and Land-Cover Change
Land Use Changes During the Past 300 Years
Land Use Changes Affected by Urban and Industrial Development
Land-Use, Land-Cover Changes and Biodiversity Loss
Land Use/Land Cover Changes and Global Aggregate Impacts
The Land-Use and Cover Change (LUCC) Project
Africover Land Cover Classification and Mapping Project
Land Evaluation
Soil Survey as a Basis for Land Evaluation
Qualitative and Quantitative Land Evaluations
The FAO Guidelines for Land Evaluation
Land Evaluation Systems Other Than The FAO System
Agro-Climate-Based Land Evaluation Systems
Land Quality Indicators(LQI) : Monitoring and Evaluation
Biophysical Models in Land Evaluation
Economic Models of Land Eveluation: Local Decision-Making
Economic Models of Land Evaluation: Regional and Global Decision-Making
Land Use Planning
Land Use Planning for Sustainable Development
Agro-Ecological Zones Assessments
The Value and Price of Land
Impact of Ethno-Cultural Factors and Land Tenure on Land Use and Land Use Planning
Human-Induced Land Degradation
The Corine Project on Soil Erosion Risk and Land Quality
The ILUS Integrated Land Use Planning Concept
The Impact of the Participative Approach to Land-Use Planning
Land Use Management
Management of Agricultural Land: Climatic and Water Aspects
Management of Agricultural Land: Chemical and Fertility Aspects
Management of Non-Arable Rural Land, Including Forests, Grasslands, and Shrub-lands
Management of Dryland and Desert Areas
Management of Mountainous Areas
Soil Conservation
Land Rehabilitation
Land Use Planning and Management in Urban and Peri-Urban Areas
Deforestation in the Amazon: Past, Present and Future
Dynamics of Land Use in Relation to the Green Revolution in India
The Impact of the Common Agricultural Policy on Land Use in Europe
Land Use and Land Cover Changes in Russia
Dry Lands and Desertification
Desertification and Ancient Desert Farming Systems
Desertification and Pastoralism: A Historical Review of Pastoral Nomadism in the Negev Region
The Use of Shrubs in Livestock Feeding in Low Rainfall Areas
The United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification: Policies and Programs for Implementation
Desert Reclamation and Management of Dry Lands: Fertility Aspects
Desert Reclamation and Management of Dry Lands: Water Aspects
The Salinity and Alkalinity Status of Arid and Semi-Arid Lands
Desertification in China
Desertification and Deforestation in Africa
Water Harvesting and Water-Saving Techniques
Combating Desertification and Drought
Climate Impacts of Land Degradation in the World's Drylands
Monitoring the Desert Environment From Space:Examples from the Arab Region
Soils and Soil Sciences
A Brief History Of Soil Science
Pedogenesis and Soil Forming Factors
Soil Properties and Pedometrics
Soil Geography and Classification
Soil Physics
Soil Chemistry and Soil Fertility
Soil Biology and Microbiology
Soil Biochemistry
Soil Mineralogy
Soil Microscopy and Micromorphology
Forest, Range and Wildland Soils
Urban Soils
Volcanic Soils
Soils of Cold and Temperate Regions
Soils of Arid and Semi-Arid Areas
Mediterranean Soils
Soils of the Humid and Sub-humid Tropics
Stresses Caused by Edaphic Factors
Soil Organic Matter Decline and Management
Soil Acidification

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