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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2012)

Document title

Desertification hazard zoning in Sistan Region, Iran

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

HOSSEINI S.M. (1) ; SADRAFSHARI S. (2) ; FAYZOLAHPOUR M. (2) ;
(1) Young researchers Club, Arsanjan Branch, Islamic Azad Univ., Arsanjan, IRAN, REPUBLIQUE ISLAMIQUE D'
(2) Young researchers Club, Tabriz Branch, Islamic Azad Univ., Tabriz, IRAN, REPUBLIQUE ISLAMIQUE D'

Abstract

This study attempts to assess quantitatively the desertification process in an area located at Sistan plain of Iran (Niatak region as a case study) by using Modified MEDALUS method. The obtained results indicated that of the whole studied region, 55% are located in medium desertification intensity class, 26.34% are positioned in severe desertification intensity class, and 18.64% are placed in very severe desertification intensity class

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Journal of geographical sciences. Acta geographica sinica / ISSN 1009-637X

Editor : CHINE

Millesime : 2012, vol. 22, no5 [pp. 885-894]

Bibliographic references : 18 ref.

Language

Anglais

Digital Object Identifier

Go to electronic document thanks to its DOI : doi:10.1007/s11442-012-0970-x

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