Land degradation is a process in which the value of the biophysical environment
is affected by a combination of human-induced processes acting upon the land.
Land degradation: is the reduction in the capacity of the land to provide
ecosystem goods and services and assure its functions over a period of time for
Land degradation will remain an important global issue for the 21st century
because of its adverse impact on agronomic productivity, the environment, and its
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Land degradation is the undermining of the quality of soil as a result of human
behavior or severe weather conditions. A form of land degradation that occurs ...
Definition of land degradation: Deterioration in the quality of land, its topsoil,
vegetation, and/or water resources, caused usually by excessive or inappropriate
And degraded lands are also often less able to hold onto water, which can
worsen ... soil degradation and erosion and the loss of valuable land to
The poor land users are caught in the vicious cycle of land degradation; they are
trapped in poverty since they fail to invest in land improvement strategies that ...
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Land degradation is defined as the long-term loss of ecosystem function and ...
The CCD defines desertification as land degradation in arid, semi-arid, and dry ...