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L 06-Land Suitability Assessment of a Selected Study Area in Somaliland: This is an assessment of land suitability for rainfed agriculture, extensive grazing (pastoralism) and forestry in a selected area of Somaliland. Land suitability is presented in the form of tables, maps and narratives for specific types of land use defined by individual crops, grazing animals or forestry species. This report also gives details of the Somalia Automated Land Evaluation System (SOMALES), which is the application for Somalia of the FAO Framework for Land Evaluation and ALES software.. Download file (7.9 MB) 
L 09-Land Suitability Assessment of the Juba and Shabelle Riverine Areas in Southern Somalia: This report describes physical land suitability for rainfed agriculture, irrigated agriculture, extensive grazing (pastoralism) and forestry in a study area in Southern Somalia. Land suitability is presented in the form of tables, maps and narratives for specific types of land use defined by individual crops, grazing animals or forestry species. This report also gives details of the Somalia Automated Land Evaluation System (SOMALES), which is the application for Somalia of the FAO Framework for Land Evaluation and ALES software. . Download file (5.8 MB) 
Maps
Land suitability for extensive grazing (pastoralism) Camels Juba and Shabelle Riverine Areas, Somalia. Download file (709 KB) 
Land suitability for extensive grazing (pastoralism) Cattle Juba and Shabelle Riverine Areas, Somalia. Download file (737 KB) 
Land suitability for extensive grazing: Camels - western somaliland. Download file (913 KB) 
Land suitability for extensive grazing: cattle western Somaliland. Download file (908 KB) 
Land suitability for extensive grazing: Goats - western Somaliland. Download file (931 KB) 
Land suitability for extensive grazing: sheep - western Somaliland. Download file (952 KB) 
Land suitability for forestry: Acacia nilotica (maraa) - Juba and shabelle riverine areas. Download file (536 KB) 
Land suitability for forestry: Acacia nilotica (maraa) - western Somaliland. Download file (873 KB) 
Land suitability for forestry: Acacia tortilis - Western Somaliland. Download file (925 KB) 
Land suitability for forestry: Azadirachta indica (neem) Western Somaliland. Download file (851 KB) 
Land suitability for forestry: Azadirachta indica (neem), Juba and Shabelle riverine areas, Somalia. Download file (537 KB) 
Land Suitability for forestry: Balanites aegyptiaca Western Somaliland. Download file (875 KB) 
Land suitability for forestry: Casuarina equisetifolia - Western Somaliland. Download file (867 KB) 
Land suitability for forestry: Conocarpus lancifolius (Dhama,ghalab) and acacia tortilis(gurac) - Juba and Shabelle riverine ares, Somalia. Download file (536 KB) 
Land Suitability for forestry: Dobera glabra - Western Somaliland. Download file (867 KB) 
Land Suitability for forestry: Tamarindus indica - Western Somaliland. Download file (889 KB) 
Land Suitability for forestry:Conocarpus lancifolius (dhamas, ghalab) - Western Somaliland. Download file (897 KB) 
Land suitability for forestry:Faidherbia albida - Western Somaliland. Download file (874 KB) 
Land suitability for Irrigated Agriculture Sugarcane Juba and Shabelle Riverine Areas, Somalia. Download file (0 KB) 
Land suitability for rainfed agriculture : Sorghum (short growing period) - Western Somaliland. Download file (932 KB) 
Land suitability for Rainfed Agriculture Sorghum (short growing period) Juba and Shabelle Riverine Areas, Somalia. Download file (0 KB) 
Land suitability for rainfed agriculture: cowpea (short growing period) - western somaliland. Download file (909 KB) 
Land suitability for rainfed agriculture: Maize (short growing period) - Western somaliland. Download file (869 KB) 
Land suitability for rainfed agriculture: Traditional sorghum (Long growing period) - western Somaliland. Download file (921 KB) 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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