Le bioclimat mediterraneen: Caracteres generaux, modes de caracterisation

  title={Le bioclimat mediterraneen: Caracteres generaux, modes de caracterisation},
  author={Philippe Daget},
This first paper on the Mediterranean bioclimate is devoted to the definition of the mediterranean climate and to its territorial extension. It is noted that all climatologists agree on the essential characteristic of this type of climate: the relative dryness of the summer. The author maintains the definition given by Emberger, implying an estival pluviometric minimum and a biologically dry summer. The problem of the delimitation of the seasons and the presence of a late summer in coastal… CONTINUE READING
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