IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Desiccating Lake Urmia: A New Dust Source of Regional Importance

Author(s): Mahdi Boroughani ; Hossein Hashemi ; Seyyed Hasan Hosseini ; Sima Pourhashemi ; Ronny Berndtsson
Sponsor(s): IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Volume: PP
Page(s): 1 - 5
ISSN (Electronic): 1558-0571
ISSN (Paper): 1545-598X
DOI: 10.1109/LGRS.2019.2949132
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Lake Urmia (LU) in northwestern Iran has largely shrunk over the last two decades. The emerged bare, salty soil could turn into a threatening new dust source for the densely populated region... View More

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