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Agricultural land use of Guadeloupe

Don R. Hoy

Agricultural land use of Guadeloupe

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Published by National Academyof Sciences in association with the National Research Council in Washington D.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Don R. Hoy.
SeriesForeign Field Research program / sponsored by the Office of Naval Research -- report 12, Publication / National Academy of Sciences-National Research Council -- 884
ContributionsNational Academy of Sciences (U.S.), United States. Office of Naval Research., National Research Council (U.S.)
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Open LibraryOL16788928M

  Future Land Use. The U.S. population is set to grow by million more people over the coming decades, raising the pressure on limited U.S. land and natural resources. This pressure will be felt everywhere, from dense urban land to agricultural farmland. How the land gets utilized will shape the country’s future for years to come. Land use. Conversion of agricultural land to urban uses is a particular concern in California, as rapid growth and escalating land values threaten farming on prime soils. Existing farmland conversion patterns often discourage farmers from adopting sustainable practices and a long-term perspective on the value of land.


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