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Published by Zambezi Society, Biodiversity Foundation for Africa in Harare, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe .

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Other titlesAWF Four Corners TBNRM Project
SeriesOccasional publications in biodiversity -- no. 15
ContributionsZambezi Society., Biodiversity Foundation for Africa., African Wildlife Foundation.
LC ClassificationsQH195.C37 B56 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16209766M
ISBN 100797428348, 0797428356
LC Control Number2005325530

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Within the Four Corners area, 95% of the rain falls during a month wet season (Table 1). Mean annual rainfall declines from north to south, ranging from approximately mm in the north to approximately mm in the south (Cumming ).

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