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Environment - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
Frost protection: fundamentals, practice and economics
This two-volume publication describes the physics and biology of frost occurrence and damage, passive and active protection methods and how to assess the cost-effectiveness of active protection techniques.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en3/en3_051001_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en3/en3_051001_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en3/en3_051001_es.htm
Arabic: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en3/en3_051001_ar.htm

Environment - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
El Niņo situation and prospects: 3 December 2002
The latest "El Niņo situation and prospects" reports that there is a virtually 100% probability of El Niņo conditions to persist for the remainder of 2002 and into early 2003.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/2002/EN1201_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/2002/EN1201_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/2002/EN1201_es.htm

Environment - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
An El Niņo Primer
El Niņo triggers so much interest for three reasons: it can be modelled, thus forecast; its influence on climate is global; and there is a time lag between the phenomenon itself and many of its most important climatic consequences, therefore it can be used for forecasting climate. FAO interest in the phenomenon regards the impacts on agriculture - and consequently food security - of the extreme n... more
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EIdirect/EIan0008.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Environment - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
FAO activities: Agricultural applications
This general overview provides some examples with special reference to soil resources, pest and diseases, and agricultural statistics.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EIdirect/EIre0024.htm

   


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