Statistical Analyses of Biospherical Variability

  • J. Guiot
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 22)

Abstract

Climate and vegetation are interdependent. Climate types have been often used to define vegetation types and to draw maps of potential vegetation (Walter and Box, 1976; Mathews, 1983). Certain vegetation features have also often been used to recognize climate types: for example, the olive tree defines the northern limit for the mediterranean climate (Emberger, 1955).

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Biomass Clay Migration Dioxide Europe 

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  • J. Guiot
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  1. 1.UA CNRS 1152Marseille cedex 13France

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