Chapter Twelve: Are Fences and Grazing Bans the Best Tools for Controlling Desertification?
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Recently, the Chinese government has put considerable emphasis on controlling sandstorms. A favorite measure applied repeatedly in these efforts has been to fence off large areas of grassland. After initiating these moves, sandstorm activity declined, lending credence to the m…

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Liu, Shurun, “Chapter Twelve: Are Fences and Grazing Bans the Best Tools for Controlling Desertification?”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 24 April 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_C9789004168008_028>



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