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Soil erosion in relation to the pedological system in Diawling National Park, Mauritania Volume 12, issue 3, Septembre 2001

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Faculté des Sciences et Techniques de Nouakchott, BP 5026, Nouakchott, Mauritanie.
  • Page(s) : 183-6
  • Published in: 2001

In Diawling park (Mauritania), the soils are subjected to two major constraints, i.e. salinity and acidity. These characteristics have a substantial impact on the ripening of mud into soil. The relationships between the development of the pedological system and the main types of erosion (wind and water) are presented.