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Acacia senegal and the gum arabic trade: monograph and annotated bibliography

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Increasing population pressures coupled with periodic droughts have brought about deforestation and land degradation in the dry zones of Africa. Without trees, soil fertility declines, and annual grasses and less palatable herbs and shrubs replace the more nutritious perennial species reducing the land productivity. Many exotic tree species have been introduced into sub-Saharan Africa; however they have not proved very successful in the semi-arid areas, where the ravages of droughts, termi...

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University of Oxford
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MPLS
Department:
Plant Sciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Plant Sciences
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Publisher:
Oxford Forestry Institute, University of Oxford
Series:
Tropical forestry papers
Publication date:
2004-01-01
ISSN:
0141-9668
Paper number:
42
ISBN:
0850741572
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English
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2015-02-18

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