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Global soil degradation

Year: 2005
From collection: General archive
Author: Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
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Overview of the state of global soil degradation in the world. The loss of arable land has been caused by a number of factors, many or most of which are tied to human development. The primary causes are deforestation, overexploitation for fuelwood, overgrazing, agricultural activities and industrialization.
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Antarctic Specially Protected Areas
Emissions of CO2 per capita 1990 (selected countries)
Deforestation in the Amazon region
Contribution of fish to human diet
Gross product per person 1950-1994
Tourism in the Antarctic
Coastal Arctic food web (drift ice)
Deforestation in Rondonia (Brazil) in the nineties