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Descriptor English:   Arid Zone 
Descriptor Spanish:   Zona Árida 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Zona Árida 
Synonyms English:   Arid Soil  
Tree Number:   SP4.036.387.198
Definition English:   An area in which the water resources from ground water and rainfall are insufficient to counterbalance the evaporation (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) 
Indexing Annotation English:   desertification: see CONSERVATION OF NATURAL RESOURCES
See Related English:   Conservation of Natural Resources
Semi-Arid Zone
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AE adverse effects AN analysis
CL classification EC economics
ES ethics EH ethnology
HI history LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods PL policies
PC prevention & control SN statistics & numerical data
Record Number:   25656 

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