Factors causing desertification

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  • Created on: 01-02-14 15:02
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  • Causes of Desertification
    • Climate change
      • unreliable rainfall
        • rivers dry up plants die water table falls
  • Climate change
    • unreliable rainfall
      • rivers dry up plants die water table falls
  • Higher population
    • Causes of Desertification
      • Over grazing
        • Poor soil structure vunrable to wind and water erosion
      • More wood being cut for fuel
    • Over grazing
      • Poor soil structure vunrable to wind and water erosion
    • More wood being cut for fuel
    • Deforestation
      • No trees or shrubs to bind the land together

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