Combating Aeolian Desertification in Northeast Asia

This book presents the definition of aeolian desertification and uncovers its processes, driving factors, and consequences, and focuses on measures to effectively combat aeolian desertification in Northeast Asia. Aeolian desertification in Northeast Asia is of great concern for its destructive influ...

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Other Authors: Wang, Tao (Editor), Tsunekawa, Atsushi (Editor), Xue, Xian (Editor), Kurosaki, Yasunori (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Singapore Springer Nature Singapore 2022, 2022
Edition:1st ed. 2022
Series:Ecological Research Monographs
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Chapter 1. Definition of Aeolian Desertification and its Implications
  • Chapter 2. Environmental and Ecological Setting in Northeast Asia
  • Chapter 3. Spatial Distribution and Temporal Dynamics of Aeolian Desertification
  • Chapter 4. Driving Factors of Aeolian Desertification
  • Chapter 5. Aeolian Desertification Processes
  • Chapter 6. Impacts of aeolian desertification and dust storms on ecosystems, economic development, and human health
  • Chapter 7. Goals and Principles for Combating Aeolian Desertification
  • Chapter 8. Engineering Measures to Combat Aeolian Desertification
  • Chapter 9. Biological Measures to Combat Aeolian Desertification
  • Chapter 10. Integrated System to Combat Aeolian Desertification and Disasters
  • Chapter 11. Land Management Policies for Sand-Dust Storm and Aeolian Desertification in Source Region Countries
  • Chapter 12. Successful Implementation of Measures to Combat Aeolian Desertification in China
  • Chapter 13. Implementation of Measures to Combat Aeolian Desertification in Mongolia
  • Chapter 14. Sustainable Land Management to Combat Aeolian Desertification