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Publication Type
Book Chapter
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Chen, Anthony; Falloon, Trevor; Taylor, Michael
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Title, Analytic
Monitoring Agricultural Drought in the West Indies
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Author, Monographic
Boken,Vijendra K.; Cracknell, Arthur P.; Heathcote, Ronald L. K.
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Title, Monographic
Monitoring and predicting agricultural droughts: A Global Study
Reprint Status
Refereed
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Place of Publication
Oxford
Publisher Name
Oxford University Press
Date of Publication
2005
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Page(s)
144-155
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Abstract
Discusses the causative factors of drought and the drought monitoring strategies employed in the West Indies. Identifies the need for a truly proactive drought monitoring and mitigation system and notes that the potential exists for the use of crop models and Geographical Information Systems (GIS) to assist in drought monitoring and management.....
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