Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Fixed Dune Landscape

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_714
Because of the development of vegetation cover on a sand dune (coverage greater than 30%), dune movement essentially stops, and the dune can maintain its form and location and become stable for a long time. An example is the fixed sand dunes in the Junggar desert (Fig. 8).
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