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The Africa Groundwater Atlas Hydrogeology Country Maps include some linework defining coasts that was created using Esri© data, used with permission of Esri©, as follows:
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The Africa Groundwater Atlas Country Hydrogeology Maps were clipped to each country using the country level (level 0) boundaries of GADM Version 3.6, used with permission of GADM.