The extent of desert dunes in northern Nigeria as shown by image enhancement

Janet Elizabeth Nichol

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Findings provide a different perspective on the results of earlier soil surveys in these areas (which were structured upon the assumption of soil catenary relationships between sampling sites, as in traditional land systems survey), since fundamental differences in soil properties between dune and interdune bear little relationship to topographic position within a land system. -Author
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)13-24
Number of pages12
JournalGeographical Journal
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1991
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Geography, Planning and Development
  • Earth-Surface Processes

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