Accession Number : AD0723062


Title :   Desert Research, 2: Selected References 1966-1970


Descriptive Note : Technical rept.


Corporate Author : ARIZONA UNIV TUCSON INST OF ARID LANDS RESEARCH


Personal Author(s) : Paylore, Patricia


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/723062.pdf


Report Date : Sep 1970


Pagination or Media Count : 173


Abstract : The report consists of 594 references to worldwide desert literature appearing between 1966 and 1970, as located during the period January 1969 to August 1970 in standard abstracting and indexing tools, by continuing searches in sources not so indexed, and by a worldwide network of direct contacts. It is arranged alphabetically by authors, with a brief index of subject geographic terms. Brief abstracts are included, with emphasis on arid lands aspects of such topics as geomorphology, weather and climate, vegetation, fauna, surface materials, hydrology, and geography.


Descriptors :   *BIBLIOGRAPHIES , *DESERTS , ABSTRACTS , AGRICULTURE , ANIMALS , CLIMATE , DESERT TESTS , EROSION , GEOGRAPHY , HYDROLOGY , IRRIGATION SYSTEMS , MICROMETEOROLOGY , PLANTS(BOTANY) , SOILS , STRATIGRAPHY , STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY , TROPICAL REGIONS , WATER SUPPLIES , WIND


Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography
      Geography


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE