research data . Dataset . 2019

Water sources in the Syrian Desert

Seland, Eivind Heldaas;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2019
  • Publisher: DataverseNO
The dataset gives the location of 2236 water sources in the Syrian Desert, which were identified on Soviet topographic maps originally printed in 1980. These consist of 853 pools/reservoirs/cisterns, 1061 small wells, 119 large wells and 203 springs, and represent a complete coverage of the study area. Data is presented in Keyhole Markup Language-format for direct usage, refinement and editing in most GIS-software.
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free text keywords: Arts and Humanities, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Hydrology, Syrian Desert, Water, Near East, History
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Dataset . 2019
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