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What are the desirtification percentages in Africa, America, and the world?

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  1. These two websites show the percentages of Africa and the world that are deserts.

    http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_percentage_of_Africa_is_desert

    What do you mean by America? the U.S.? North America and South America?

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  2. By america i mean just North America

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  3. I couldn't find the exact statistics for North America, but as you can see from this map, deserts cover 5% or less of North America.

    http://ag.arizona.edu/~lmilich/desert.html

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  4. Here's the other site.

    http://www.galeschools.com/environment/biomes/desert/index.htm

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