An overview of regional land-use and land-cover impacts on rainfall

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Pielke Sr, R. A. ; Adegoke, J. ; Beltrán-Przekurat, A. ; Hiemstra, C. A. ; Lin, J. ; Nair, U. S. ; Niyogi, D. ; Nobis, T. E. (2011)

This paper documents the diverse role of land-use/land-cover change on precipitation. Since land conversion continues at a rapid pace, this type of human disturbance of the climate system will continue and become even more significant in the coming decades.DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0889.2007.00251.x
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