International Symposium on
Drylands Ecology and Human Security
Intensification of Rangeland Grazing in an Oil-rich State;
D.J. Gallacher & J.P. Hill
Land management and farmer lifestyles have changed dramatically on the rangelands of the United Arab Emirates. Over the last 35 years the human relationship with rangelands has moved from a matter of survival, often to become a secondary income or even a hobby. Both ecological health and indigenous knowledge are in decline.