Badain Jilin 1:500000 aeolian landform dataset (2000)

The data came from the badain jilin 1:500,000 wind-sand landform data set compiled by the desert research institute of the Chinese academy of sciences (now the institute of cold and drought of the Chinese academy of sciences.

The dataset mainly includes :dimao(landform),height(dune height),lake(lake),lvzhou(oasis), river(river), road (road).

Data file naming and use method

File name: data is stored in vector SHP format, file name "dimao.shp"
Data reading: Arcgis, Qgis and other remote sensing software can be used to open and read

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ZHU Zhenda, WANG Yimou, D Jeremy kyle, J Hofer. Badain Jilin 1:500000 aeolian landform dataset (2000). National Tibetan Plateau Data Center, 2013. doi: 10.3972/heihe.008.2013.db. (Download the reference: RIS | Bibtex )

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Geographic coverage
East: 103.70 West: 99.00
South: 39.20 North: 41.80
  • Temporal resolution: Yearly
  • Spatial resolution: 10m - 100m
  • File size: 2 MB
  • Browse count: 10,086 Times
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  • Share mode: online
  • Temporal coverage: 2000-01-01 To 2000-12-31
  • Updated time: 2019-08-09
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: ZHU Zhenda   WANG Yimou   D Jeremy kyle   J Hofer  

Distributor: National Tibetan Plateau Data Center


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