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Environment monitoring for the Arab world

Seminar on Methodologies and Applications of Remote Sensing from Space, Light Aircraft, and the Ground for Monitoring Natural Resources, Pollution, and Climate (1980 Amman, Jordan)

Environment monitoring for the Arab world

proceedings of a Seminar on Methodologies and Applications of Remote Sensing from Space, Light Aircraft, and the Ground for Monitoring Natural Resources, Pollution, and Climate, Amman, Jordan, 26-29 October 1980

by Seminar on Methodologies and Applications of Remote Sensing from Space, Light Aircraft, and the Ground for Monitoring Natural Resources, Pollution, and Climate (1980 Amman, Jordan)

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Published by Royal Scientific Society in Amman, Jordan .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arab countries
    • Subjects:
    • Global Environmental Monitoring System -- Congresses,
    • Environmental monitoring -- Arab countries -- Remote sensing -- Congresses,
    • Pollution -- Arab countries -- Remote sensing -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Yusef Elmehrik ... [et al.] ; seminar sponsored by the Arab Development Institute ... [et al.].
      ContributionsElmehrik, Yusef., Ma ʻhad al-Inmāʼ al-ʻArabī., Global Environmental Monitoring System.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD171.5.A73 S46 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxii, 598 p. :
      Number of Pages598
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2923758M
      LC Control Number84157751

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