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International Journal of Geophysics
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 715321, 14 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/715321
Research Article

A Spatiotemporal Analysis of Climatic Drivers for Observed Changes in Sahelian Vegetation Productivity (1982–2007)

Department of Geography and Geology, University of Copenhagen, Øster Voldgade 10, 1350 Copenhagen, Denmark

Received 16 February 2011; Accepted 26 September 2011

Academic Editor: Andrea Sealy

Copyright © 2011 Per Skougaard Kaspersen et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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