Early Warning Systems for Drought and Desertification: Role of National Meteorological and Hydrological Services
This brochure describes the growing menace of drought and desertification. It highlights the importance of early warning systems, giving guiding principles for effective early warning. Some systems in use by National Meteorological and Hydrological Services are described.
Collection(s) and Series: WMO- No. 906
Language(s): English; Other Languages: French, Spanish
Format: Digital (Free), Hard copy (ill.)
ISBN (or other code): 978-92-63-10906-4
Tags: Natural hazards ; Early warning systems ; Disaster prevention and preparedness ; Preventing and mitigating natural disasters ; National Meteorological and Hydrological Service (NMHS) ; Drought ; Desertification ; Agricultural Meteorology Programme (AgMP) Add tag