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- Mirzabaev, Alisher, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Journal of Arid Land 2016 v.8 no.1 pp. 93-108
- agroecology; arid lands; carbon dioxide; carbon sinks; collective action; developing countries; governance; household income; issues and policy; livelihood; migratory behavior; overgrazing; pastoralism; pasture management; pastures; range management; rangelands; Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Tajikistan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
- ... Rangelands of Central Asia (referring to Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan in this study), the largest contiguous area of grazed land in the world, serve as an important source of livelihood for pastoral and agro-pastoral communities in this region. They also play an important role in absorbing CO₂ as a global carbon sink. However, unsustainable management of rangelan ...