semiarid


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semiarid

said of regions of the earth which have dry climates but not as dry as those of arid climates.
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Performance and carcass traits of Moxoto growing goats supplemented on native pasture under semiarid conditions.
Castor bean yield increases in intercropping system with intervals between sowings ranging from 20 to 25 days, which reinforces the suitability of cultivating castor bean intercropped with peanut in semiarid Brazil.
2013b), for apple orchard development and its good formation under semiarid conditions, the sprouting index should approach 35.
We present here habit and life-form spectra for the CPD to show the importance of non woody plants to the biodiversity of semiarid areas and also to understand how the relative importance of woody and non woody plants varies between the main habitat types in a biogeographical context.
Twenty-five years of research in the north-central Chilean semiarid zone: The Fray Jorge Long-Term Socio-Ecological Research (LTSER) site and Norte Chico.
pyramidalis individuals are frequent and dominant (amplified importance value > 50%) in semiarid northeastern, as also found in a survey in permanent plots in the Caatinga (Silva, Lopes, Lopez, Melo, & Trovao, 2014; Santos, Santos, Silva, Araujo, & Araujo, 2016) and in this work.
The microclimatic differences between north-facing and south-facing slopes provide an excellent opportunity for quantifying how climate can affect vegetation, and especially so in semiarid, drought-sensitive landscapes.
About 80 to 90% soils of arid and semiarid regions of the world like Pakistan are deficient in plant available phosphorus (NFDC, 2001).
Reductions in fiver runoff and aquifer recharge are expected in the Mediterranean basin and semiarid areas of the Americas, Australia, and southern Africa, affecting water availability in regions that already are water-stressed.