|LC control no.||sh 85007141
|LC classification||GB611 GB618
|Topical heading||Arid regions
|See also||Earth (Planet)
|Found in||Heathcote, R.L. The arid lands, 1983.
Google search, Mar. 21, 2006 (dry lands; drylands used as noun forms)
Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity. Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical, and Technological Advice. Meeting (11th : 2005 : Montéal, Québec). Success stories in implementation of the programmes of work on dry and sub-humid lands and the Global Taxonomy Initiative, 2005: p. 7 (dry and sub-humid land; dryland, Mediterranean, arid, semi-arid, grassland and savannah ecosystems; dry and sub-humid lands) p. 43, etc. (arid and semi-arid zones; arid and semi-arid regions; arid regions)
Ecology and management of forests, woodlands, and shrublands in the dryland regions of the United States and México, 1999.
UK Clearing House Mechanism for Biodiversity website, Dec. 8, 2009: Implementing Conservation and Sustainable Development Ecosystem Themes of the CBD Ecosystem Themes - Dry and sub humid lands (Dry and sub-humid lands are located in Mediterranean areas and comprise, arid, semi-arid, grassland and savannah ecosystems)