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General Data
Number Name Alternative Name
S37 Rooisand Rooisand Desert Ranch
Implementation Country Province/ Region
2004 Namibia Khomas
District/ constituency Locality Farm Name
Windhoek Rooisand Desert Ranch Chausib 27
Latitude Longitude Altitude
-23.294542 S 16.104978 E 1160 m a.s.l.
Rainfall Season Biome WWF Ecoregion
Summer Thornbush Savanna AT1316
Namibian savanna woodlands
Agro-Ecological Zone Relative intensity of land use Tenure
ESC5 Medium Private
Type and history of landuse Land owner Google Earth
Cattle farming and tourism Private  Google Earth
Key study objective