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Drought impact monitoring

Ulf HelldeМЃn

Drought impact monitoring

a remote sensing study of desertification in Kordofan, Sudan

by Ulf HelldeМЃn

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Published by Laboratory of Remote Sensing, Dept. of Physical Geography, University of Lund, Institute of Environmental Studies,University of Khartoum in Lund, Sweden, Khartoum, Sudan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Desertification -- Remote sensing -- Sudan -- Kordofan.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ulf Helldénin cooperation with Institute of Environmental Studies, University of Khartoum, Sudan.
    SeriesRapporter och notiser -- 61
    ContributionsLunds universitet. Naturgeografiska institutionen., University of Khartoum. Institute of Environmental Studies.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination61 p. :
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19390930M

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