Why is desertification increasing?
how u can doin that ' PINK: -> "Some causes of desertification on the Sahel include that the African people allowed overgrazing of vegetation by livestock exposes the soil. 2. Animals also trample the pace of desertification. 3. When farmers clear the land to plant crops, they expose the soil to wind, which can cause erosion. 4. Widespread drilling and more irrigation increase salt levels in the soil, which prevent the growth of vegetation." Increasing…
Desertification control, poverty alleviation and energy efficiency. Desertification caused by overuse of marginal land. Desertification problem, the issues surrounding food production, and the challenge of controlling climate change. Environmental disasters continue to occur all over the world, with unnecessary and badly designed dam projects including desertification and many other evils.
Desertification leads to poverty with all the social, economical and cutural consequences that this entails. Poverty then drives populations to over-exploit the remaining natural resources triggering a vicious cycle, accelerating land degretation still further. Poverty is thus both a cause and a consequence of desertification. Desertification affects the lifestyles of nearly one billion of the world's population.