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NNF. Deserts of Namibia


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Deserts of Namibia - Poster.

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There are a number of different definitions for the term "desert". At the basic level, deserts are ecosystems in which a lack of water is the main factor limiting biological processes.

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Dean, W.R.J., Barnard, P. and Anderson, M.D. 2009. When to stay, when to go: trade-offs for southern African arid-zone birds in times of drought. South African Journal of Science, 105: 24-28
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2009 Journal Article213 kb pdf
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Louw, S. 1986. Periodicity in and ecological equivalence between the ground-living Tenebrioriidae (Coleoptera) in the southern Namib and Kalahari ecosystems with notes on phylogenetic relationships. Navorsinge van die Nasionale Museum: Researches of the National Museum, 5(12): 302-324
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1986 Journal Article853 kb pdf
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NNF. Deserts of Namibia
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 Poster7.58 mb pdf
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Cade, T.J., Willoughby, E.J. and MacLean, G.R. 1966. Drinking behavior of sandgrouse in the Namib aud Kalahari deserts, Africa. Auk, 83: 124-126
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Farkas, T. 1978. Notes on the birds of the South-West Kalahari. Bonner Zoologische Beiträge, 29: 418-439
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1978Bibliography compiled by Bird Database ProjectJournal Article8.73 mb pdf
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Maclean, G.L. 1973. The Sociable Weaver. Part 5. Food, feeding and general behaviour. Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology, 44(3-4): 254-261
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1973Bibliography compiled by Bird Database ProjectJournal Article
Smithers, R.H.N. 1959. Notes on the avifauna of the south-west Kalahari area of the Bechunaland Protectorate. Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology, 30(1): 126–132
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1959Bibliography compiled by Bird Database ProjectBook, Book Section, Booklet
Yellen, J.E. and Lee, R.B. 1976. The Dobe-/Du/Da environment: Background to a hunting and gathering way of life. In: Lee, R.B. and DeVore, I. (eds.) Kalahari Hunter-Gatherers: Studies of the !Kung San and their Neighbours. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 27-46
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1976Bibliography compiled by Bird Database ProjectBook, Book Section, Booklet1.88 mb pdf
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Porter, J.W. and Muzila, I.L. 1988. Aspects of swamp hydrology in the Okavango. Botswana Notes and Records, 21: 73-91
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1988Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Journal Article1.38 mb pdf
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Approximate boundaries of old fluvial sediments, Okavango
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2004Data compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Shapefile4 kb zip
Peischl, S. Geologische Übersicht. Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg
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2019 Website
Dougill, A. and Cox, J. Land degradation and grazinh in the Kalahari new analysis and alternative perspectives. Pastoral Development Network Series 38
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Hitchcock, R.K. (in process). Sip-wells: A Labor-Intensive Method of Water Collection in the Kalahari. Journal of Arid Environments
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Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry. Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) - Okavango-Omatako River Basin
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Ministry of Agriculture, Water and ForestryBook, Book Section, Booklet6.14 mb pdf
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Seymour, C. Slowly does it: Acacia erioloba growing large in southern Kalahari savannas
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Lamb, T. and Bond, J.E. 2013. A multilocus perspective on phylogenetic relationships in the Namib darkling beetle genus Onymacris (Tenebrionidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 66(3): 757–765
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2013 Journal Article
Thomas, D.S.G., Brook, G., Shaw, P., Bateman, M., Haberyan, K., Appleton, C., Nash, D., McLaren, S. and Davies, F. 2003. Late Pleistocene wetting and drying in the NW Kalahari: an integrated study from the Tsodilo Hills, Botswana. Quaternary International, 104(1): 53–67
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2003 Journal Article
Bullard, J.E., Thomas, D.S.G., Livingstone, I. and Wiggs, G.F.S. 1996. Wind energy variations in the southwestern Kalahari Desert and implications for linear dunefield activity. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 21(3): 263–278
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1996 Journal Article
Moore, A.E., Cotterill, F.P.D. and Eckardt, F.D. 2012. The evolution and ages of Makgadikgadi paleo-lakes: consilient evidence from Kalahari drainage evolution south-central Africa. South African Journal of Geology, 115(3): 385-413
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2012 Journal Article1.6 mb pdf
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Gledhill, P.A., Koosimile, D.I., McMullan, S.R. and Ngwisanyi, T.H. 1992. The use and misuse of geophysics for borehole siting in the Kalahari. Abstract: Kalahari Symposium 1992
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1992 Report778 kb pdf
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De Cauwer, V. and Younan, R. 2015. Seed germination of Namibian woodland tree species. Dinteria, 35: 43-52
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2015 Journal Article478 kb pdf
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Wayland, E.J. and Denbow, J. 1981. Past climates and present groundwater supplies in the Bechuanaland Protectorate. Botswana Notes and Records, 13: 13-18
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1981 Journal Article
Schachtschneider, K. and February, E.C. 2013. Impact of Prosopis invasion on a keystone tree species in the Kalahari Desert. Plant Ecology, 214(4): 597-605
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2013 Journal Article472 kb pdf
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Burney, D.A., Brook, G.A. and Cowart, J.B. 1994. A Holocene pollen record for the Kalahari Desert of Botswana from a U-series dated speleothem. The Holocene, 4(3): 225-232
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1994 Journal Article
Sopjes, M. 2016. Livestock behaviour in an arid land farming system:_a case study of Topnaar livestock production in the Namib Desert. Gobabeb Research and Training Center. Symposium on animal movements & satellite tracking in Namibia, November 2016
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2016Symposium on animal movements & satellite tracking in Namibia, November 2016Presentation17.1 mb pptx
Rathbun, G.B. and Dumbacher, J.P. 2015. Home range and use of diurnal shelters by the Etendeka round-eared sengi, a newly discovered Namibian endemic desert mammal. PeerJ 3:e1302; DOI 10.7717/peerj.1302
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2015 Journal Article21.02 mb pdf
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Hesse, A.J. 1972. New Mydaidae (Diptera) from the Namib Desert and South-Western Africa. Annals of the South African Museum, 60 (3): 109–171
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1972 Journal Article30.07 mb pdf
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Williams, J.B. 2001. Energy expenditure and water flux of freeliving dune larks in the Namib desert: a test of the re-allocation hypothesis on a desert bird. Functional Ecology, 15: 175–185
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2001 Journal Article754 kb pdf
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Linear dunes, their structure, age and migration.
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Macko, S.A., Soderberg, K., Henschel, J., Billmark, K. and Swap, R.J. 2010. Linking fog water use by plants in the coastal Namib Desert to carbon and nitrogen cycles along aridity gradients. American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2009, abstract #B51A-0291
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2010 Report
Wilson, G.A. 1991. Strange visitors to the desert. Lanioturdus, 26(1): 30
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1991 Journal Article164 kb pdf
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Koch, C. 1955. Tentyriinae. Transvaal Museum Memoirs, 7(1): 3-9
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1955 Journal Article582 kb pdf
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Marsh, A.C. 1984. The efficacy of pitfall traps for determining the structure of a desert ant community. Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa, 47(1): 115-120
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1984 Journal Article364 kb pdf
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Penrith, M.J. 1983. Distribution of four shallow water marine fishes on the Namib Desert Coast. Madoqua, 13(3): 251-252
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1983 Journal Article161 kb pdf
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Watson, R.T., Anelich, R. and Schutte, A.L. 1990. Fungi in the gut contents of Namib Desert dune Lepismatidae (Thysanura: Insecta). Madoqua, 17(1): 53-54
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1990 Journal Article150 kb pdf
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Nott, K. and Savage, M.J. 1985. Observations on the utilization of a dune succulent by Namib faunae. African Zoology, 20(4): 269-271
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1985 Journal Article261 kb pdf
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Marsh, B.A. 1987. Micro-arthropods associated with Welwitschia mirabilis in the Namib Desert. African Zoology, 22(2): 89-96
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1987 Journal Article1.68 mb pdf
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Williams, A.J. 2006. The status of the Curlew Sandpipers Calidris ferruginea on the Namib coast. The annual cycle of the Curlew Sandpiper-International Wader Studies, 19: 156-159
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2006 Journal Article
du Preez, D. 1996. Conservation priorities and management recommendations for the Erongo region coastal zone, Namibia. M.Sc. Degree, Department of Environmental and Geographical Science, University of Cape Town
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1996 Thesis1.61 mb pdf
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Bluck, B.J., Ward, J.D., Cartwright, J. and Swart, R. 2007. The Orange River, southern Africa: an extreme example of a wave-dominated sediment dispersal system in the South Atlantic Ocean. Journal of the Geological Society, 164: 341–351
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2007 Journal Article715 kb pdf
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van Damme, P. 1991. Plant ecology in the Namib Desert. Afrika Focus, 7(4): 355-400
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1991 Report2.95 mb pdf
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Barnard, P. 2002. Fitful evolution of the Sperrgebiet National Park, a Namibian wilderness in a biodiversity hotspot. Society for Conservation Biology Newsletter, 9(3): 5-7
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2002 Report182 kb pdf
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Gröngröft, A., Luther-Mosebach, J., Landschreiber, L. and Eschenbach, A. 2013. Mashare - Soils. In: Oldeland, J., Erb, C., Finckh, M. and Jürgens, N. (eds). Environmental Assessments in the Okavango Region. Biodiversity and Ecology, 5: 105-108
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2013 Journal Article2.38 mb pdf
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Conti, E., Costa, G., Liberatori, G., Vannuccini, M.L., Protano, G., Nannoni, F. and Corsi, I. 2018. Ariadna spiders as bioindicator of heavy elements contamination in the Central Namib Desert. Ecological Indicators, 95(1): 663-672
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2018 Journal Article
von Holdt, J.R. and Eckardt, F.D. 2017. Dust activity and surface sediment characteristics of the dustiest river in southern Africa: the Kuiseb River, Central Namib. South African Geographical Journal: 10.1080/03736245.2017.1339627
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2017 Journal Article2.9 mb pdf
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Kärnefelt, I. 1988. Two closely related species of Caloplaca (Teloschistaceae, Lichenes) from the Namib Desert. Bothalia, 18(1): 51-56
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1988 Journal Article1.52 mb pdf
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Swanepoel, W., Becker, R.W., Möller, A. and de Cauwer, V. 2019. Euphorbia rimireptans (Euphorbiaceae, Articulofruticosae), a new species from the Skeleton Coast, Namibia. Phytotaxa, 414 (4): 165–173
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2019 Journal Article3.66 mb pdf
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Wanke, H. and Wanke, A. 2006. Khaudum: A Safari Guide with Path Map and Satellite Image
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van der Walt, A.J., Johnson, R.M., Cowan, D.A., Seely, M. and Ramond, J.B. 2016. Unique microbial phylotypes in Namib Desert dune and gravel plain fairy circle soils. Applied and Environmental Microbiol, 82(15): 4592-4601
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2016 Journal Article1.39 mb pdf
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Haacke, W.D. 2013. Description of a new Tiger Snake (Colubridae, Telescopus) from south-western Africa. Zootaxa, 3737(3): 280–288
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