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International Journal of Salt Lake Research

, Volume 8, Issue 1, pp 19-22

First online:

Lake Urmia, Iran: A summary review

  • M. GhaheriAffiliated withDepartment of Environmental Engineering, Iranian Research Organization for Science and Technology
  • , M.H. Baghal-VayjooeeAffiliated withDepartment of Environmental Engineering, Iranian Research Organization for Science and Technology
  • , J. NaziriAffiliated withDepartment of Environmental Engineering, Iranian Research Organization for Science and Technology

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Abstract

The major hydrological, morphometric and chemical features of Lake Urmia, a large salt lake in Iran, are briefly reviewed. Some comments are made on bacteriological quality of the lake sediments.

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