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newsbuoy
By newsbuoy on Sat, Oct 21, 2017 - 10:57am

Desert Permaculture from the 15th Century

http://www.fao.org/giahs/giahsaroundtheworld/designated-sites/near-east-and-north-africa/ghout-system/en/

Summary

Site location:  Le Souf, Erg Oriental, Wilaya d’El Oued, Algeria

Area of GIAHS: 52 911 ha

Population working for this system: 44 968 pers.

Topological Characteristics: non fertile lands with aquifers