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Structure and wood biomass of near-natural floodplain forests along the Central Asian rivers Tarim and Amu Darya
(Oxford University Press (OUP): Policy B - Oxford Open Option A, 2011)
In the Central Asian deserts, the floodplains along the large river systems like the Amu Darya, Syr Darya and Tarim harbour the highest biodiversity and provide a wide range of ecosystem services for men in those regions. ...
Allometric variability of Haloxylon species in Central Asia
The Haloxylon vegetation in Central Asia has undergone vast changes throughout the last century, which has lead to a strong degradation and desertification of the desert ecosystems in Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and Turkmenistan. ...
Ecology and utilization of salt-tolerant plants in the river basins of Central Asia
(Uniwersytet Mikołaja Kopernika w Toruniu (Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń), 2011)
In Central Asia soil salinization is a wide-spread concern. Biomass harvested from the moderate salt-tolerant species Haloxylon aphyllum and Apocynum pictum can be used as fodder as well as for textile fibers and medicinal ...