Articles | Volume 18, issue 9
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 3635–3649, 2014

Special issue: Drought forecasting and warning

Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 3635–3649, 2014

Review article 17 Sep 2014

Review article | 17 Sep 2014

A review of droughts on the African continent: a geospatial and long-term perspective

I. Masih et al.

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