Harold R. Watson's scientific contributions

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The Philippines is predominantly an upland country, with 60% of its total land area considered slopeland. Most of the 17.8 million Filipinos living in these areas practice slash- and- burn agriculture. As uplands are deforested, environmental problems ensue: soil erosion, heavy siltation of rivers, floods and droughts. To save the uplands from tota...

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... There are no recent statistics available on this subject. Data from the 1990s indicates that a large number of farmers do not go to school for more than three years, and that illiteracy prevails (WATSON 1995). ...