Challenges in dry-land ecosystem for Pakistan

According to Kamran Ali Qureshi, Additional Secretary Environment, Pakistan is confronting daunting challenges of land degradation and desertification, especially in dry-land ecosystems. Qureshi was addressing the inaugural session of two-day national workshop “Role of Geographical Information System & Remote Sensing (GIS & RS) in sustainable land management.” He stressed the important role of GIS in managing land and natural resources to benefit present and future generations.

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Source:
Business Recorder, http://www.brecorder.com/news/general-news/pakistan/1131470:news.html

Sachiye Day, VERTICES intern

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