Migration: An irreversible impact of land degradation in Turkey

KAPUR S., AKCA E. E. , Kapur B. , OZTURK A.

NATO Mediterranean Dialogue Workshop on Desertification in the Mediterranean Region - A Security Issue, Valencia, İspanya, 2 - 05 Aralık 2003, cilt.3, ss.291-294 identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 3
  • Basıldığı Şehir: Valencia
  • Basıldığı Ülke: İspanya
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.291-294


The total arable land in Turkey is 28.054.000 ha. However, the prime soils cover only 17.5% of the total land surface and the productivity of the remaining soils is mainly limited by topography, depleted organic matter and high clay contents.