Diminution of agricultural land - South-east Georgia
State-owned agricultural Land privatization started since and nowadays agriculture is generally small-scale. Much of the state-owned agricultural land is not cultivated due to poor soil, remoteness, damaged irrigation and drainage systems [source MO]. Water, wind erosion, environmentally degrading agricultural practices and natural processes have caused a degradation of farmland. acquired on 6 July 2009 by Landsat/TM, CUSGS through ESA
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This briefing is part of the EEA's report The European Environment - State and Outlook 2015. The EEA is an official agency of the EU, tasked with providing information on Europe’s environment.
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