Studying plants’ diversity in arid and desert rangelands in Tunisia

May 25 2021

Tataouine governorate of Tunisia accommodates 27% of the country’s total rangelands, making it the number one region for pastureland for an estimated 1.3 million head of sheep, goats, and camels. In addition to their pastoral value, Tataouine’s rangelands are home to countless valuable medicinal and aromatic plants. Rangeland vegetation is also vital for conserving soil moisture and reducing […]

Source: ICARDA