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du Pisani, A.L. 2002. Drought vs aridity. Spotlight on Agriculture, 55. Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry


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This article is to introduce the concepts of aridity and drought and also to dispel some misconceptions about these phenomena.

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It needs to be stressed that there is a huge difference between drought and aridity. Namibia is an arid to semi-arid country, but this does not mean that we experience drought every year and everywhere.

Year: 2002

Type: Report

Origin: Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry

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