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
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
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE