A surveillance system for assesing and monitoring of desertification.

This web contains an interactive report of the Surmodes Project.

Surmodes has a simple structure, where the main text is surrounded by a black frame containing the navigation buttons. Chapters and main sections appear in the upper part of the frame, and subsections are shown in the lower part.

If you wish to place any comment concerning this version of Surmodes, please contact G. del Barrio.

Desertification is a complex landscape syndrome generating irreversible effects on human populations. We hope you will appreciate, and perhaps enjoy, this effort to explain it.

Juan Puigdefabregas and Gabriel del Barrio
Almeria, July 2000

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