Drought risk assessment in pasture arid Morocco through remote sensing

  title={Drought risk assessment in pasture arid Morocco through remote sensing},
  author={Hamid Mahyou and Mohamed Karrou and Jamal Mimouni and Rachid Mrabet and Mohamed El Mourid},
During the last three decades, Morocco has experienced several stern and extended episodes of drought that severely affected pasture production. To cope with this phenomenon, the policy makers have put emphasis on a reactive short term management approach rather than on pro-active risk-based management measures. The purpose of this study is the assessment of drought by remote sensing, which is an important step in the design and implementation of drought management plan. To reach this objective… Expand

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