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semiarid

characterized by scanty rainfall and scrubby vegetation, often occurring in continental interiors
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As this plant, with very poor seed germination rate, is not native to Pakistan, so tissue culture technique was used to establish the crop here in hot semi-arid climate of Lahore, Pakistan, where annual rain fall is less than 500 mm and average temperature is greater than 20@C (Khan and Jamil, 2010).
Cotton is one of the few crops the semi-arid climate of western India will support.
They also determined which crops were viable for a semi-arid climate.
Southern Alberta's semi-arid climate placed water at the fore of early policy decisions.
Editor's note: As part of a University of Arizona/Japan collaboration to study greenhouse cooling in a semi-arid climate, Sadanori Sase--Japan's National Institute for Rural Engineering (NIRE)--extended an invitation to Nadia Sabeh to perform experiments using their wind tunnel facility The main objective, or "tunnel vision," of her Ph.
The Indus Basin has a flat topography, poor natural drainage and a semi-arid climate with high evaporation.
where the semi-arid climate of the southeastern Iberian Peninsula has allowed the development of exceptional exposures in a landscape of "a different world".
The 1996 decline was because of low and erratic rainfall - characteristic of Eritrea's semi-arid climate.
Twice as many skiers tackle Colorado's slopes as tourists visit California and the state's semi-arid climate provides a sky full of dry powdery snow.
180)- Jewelmed: comparative analysis of manufacturing technologies in goldsmithing and silversmithing from the VII to the I century BC in the Mediterranean area (584,480)- Chime: conservation of historical Mediterranean sites by innovative seismic-protection (685,000)- Hortimed: sustainable water use in Mediterranean horticulture (950,000)- Coretech: development of cost-effective reclamation technologies or domestic waste water and the appropriate agricultural use of the treated effluent under semi-arid climate conditions (895,050)- Wam-me: water resources management under drought conditions (880,520)- Abwas 2: photoelectrochimical purification of water (770,000).

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