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  • Climate variability

    FAO/Christena Dowsett

    In agriculture, understanding climate variability is crucial as it directly influences growing conditions for crops. Farmers rely on predictable weather patterns to plan planting and harvesting schedules. However, increased climate variability can lead to more unpredictable and extreme weather events, impacting crop yields and making agricultural planning and management more challenging.

  • Hydroacoustics

    Hydroacoustic techniques are currently the most efficient tool to study the aquatic environments remotely, giving a continuous high spatial resolution...

  • Artisanal fisheries

    The United Nations General Assembly has declared 2022 the International Year of Artisanal Fisheries and Aquaculture (IYAFA 2022). FAO is...

  • Flowering

    The incredible process of flowering affects every living being in nature. Flowering is closely connected with the awakening of nature...

  • Gender equity in access to land

    March 8 is International Women's Day. Equal access to land has always been the cornerstone of inclusive sustainable development. We...

  • Rangelands monitoring

    Rangeland monitoring is an important tool as it helps understand how conditions of rangelands are changing in response to the...