Sabkha Ecosystems

Volume II: West and Central Asia

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-5071-8 (Print) 978-1-4020-5072-5 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Pages 1-7

    Sabkha ecosystem and halophyte plant communities in Saudi Arabia

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    Pages 9-30

    An overview of the halophytes in Turkey

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    Pages 31-36

    The biogeography of the coastal vegetation of the Abu Dhabi gulf Coast

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    Pages 37-51

    The sabkha vegetation of the United Arab Emirates

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    Pages 53-70

    Desertification and sabkhat formation in the Aral Sea region

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    Pages 71-88

    Biodiversity of halophytic and sabkha ecosystems in Iran

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    Pages 89-97

    The micro-organisms of sabkhat in Qatar

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    Pages 99-111

    Soil salinization and floodplain ecosystems of south-west Turkmenistan

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    Pages 113-120

    Economic halophytes of Bahrain

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    Pages 121-128

    The main regularities of dust-salt transference in the desert zone of Kazakhstan

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    Pages 129-153

    Halophytes of Pakistan: characteristics, distribution and potential economic usages

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    Pages 155-162

    Floristic composition of a threatened Mediterranean sabkhat of Sinai

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    Pages 163-181

    Salt lake area, northeastern part of Dukhan Sabkha, Qatar

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    Pages 183-191

    Salinization processes and sabkhat formation in the valleys and ancient deltas of the Murgab and Tedgen rivers in Central Asia

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    Pages 193-200

    Properties and functioning of pedolithogenic complexes of soils, rocks and waters of the forest steppe of Western Siberia

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    Pages 201-209

    Natural, geographical, halogeochemical and soil features of Western Siberia

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    Pages 211-217

    Sabkhat regions of Iraq

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    Pages 219-231

    The dynamics of halophyte ecosystems in the zone of impact of Kapchagai reservoir (Kazakhstan)

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    Pages 233-247

    Landscape ecology and cartographical analysis of natural salt complexes in the south west Siberia Basins of Lake Chany and Lake Kulundinskoye

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    Pages 249-259

    Salinity of irrigated lands of Uzbekistan: causes and present state

  22. Back Matter

    Pages 260-262