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L 12-Land Resources of Somalia: The purpose of this report is to summarize and consolidate the main findings of various land resource surveys and studies carried out in three study areas, and to give a generalized assessment of land resources of the whole country, based on both existing data (notably climatic and soils) and on recent SWALIM data. National-level maps in this report include maps on Length of Growing Period, Soils of Somalia, and Agro-Ecological Zones. Area-specific maps include resource base-maps of a selected area in Somaliland and the Juba and Shabelle river basins, and land suitability maps.. Download file (7 MB) 
Agro-ecological zones of Somalia. Download file (313 KB) 
Dry herbacious biomas map of North Garowe Area of Interest. Download file (643 KB) 
Length of Growing Period (LPG) of Somalia. Download file (9.1 MB) 
Resource base units of Northern area of interest. Download file (241 KB) 
Resourcebase units of Southern Area of Interest. Download file (497 KB) 









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