The Badain Jaran desert

remote sensing investigations.

A. S. Walker, John W Olsen, Bagen

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Abstract

Approximately half the Badain Jaran desert in the north-western Alashan Plain of northern China is a sand sea. The remainder is gravel or bedrock. The north-western border of the desert is a playa. The desert has been imaged by both Landsat and the Shuttle Imaging Radar (SIR-A). -from Authors

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)205-210
Number of pages6
JournalGeographical Journal
Volume153
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1987
Externally publishedYes

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The Badain Jaran desert : remote sensing investigations. / Walker, A. S.; Olsen, John W; Bagen.

In: Geographical Journal, Vol. 153, No. 2, 1987, p. 205-210.

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Walker, AS, Olsen, JW & Bagen 1987, 'The Badain Jaran desert: remote sensing investigations.', Geographical Journal, vol. 153, no. 2, pp. 205-210.
Walker, A. S. ; Olsen, John W ; Bagen. / The Badain Jaran desert : remote sensing investigations. In: Geographical Journal. 1987 ; Vol. 153, No. 2. pp. 205-210.
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