Monday, 6 April 2009

Protecting Deserts and Arid Landscapes

Photo Photo Photo © David Harvey

Deserts and aridlands cover more than 30 percent of Earth’s land surface and are home to 1 billion people. These fragile landscapes support a diversity of life adapted to harsh conditions. Bolstered by a wide network of partners and allies, the Conservancy is working to conserve deserts and aridlands across the globe.

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