Land and Agriculture
The general process or the group of processes whereby the materials of Earth's crust are loosened , dissolved, or worn away and simultaneously moved from one place to another, by natural agencies, which include weathering, solution, corrosion, and transportation, but usually exclude mass wasting. (Source:GEMET/BJGEO). This concept refers amongst others to coastal erosion, the gradual wearing away of material from a coast by the action of sea water. (Source: GEMET/GREMESa)
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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with erosion
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|Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora||1 decision|
|Rotterdam Convention||1 decision|
|Abidjan Convention||1 article or paragraph|
|United Nations Environment Assembly||2 decisions|