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Qiemo Oasis

GUI Dongwei1,2,3LI Bofei1,2ZHANG Siyuan1,2LIU Yi1,2,3LIU Chuang4
1 State Key Laboratory of Desert and Oasis Ecology,Xinjiang Institute of Ecology and Geography,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Urumqi 830011,China2 Cele National Station of Observation and Research for Desert-Grassland Ecosystems,Cele 848300,China3 University of Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100049,China4 Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China


Published:Nov. 2021

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Key Words:

Qiemo Oasis, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, data encyclopedia


Qiemo Oasis is located in Qiemo County and Ruoqiang County of Bayingolin Mongolian Autonomous Prefecture, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China. The geo-location of the Qiemo Oasis is between 37°58'13"N and 39°42'51"N, 85°15'44"E and 88°27'06"E. The area of the Qiemo Oasis is 3263.30 km² based on the Albers projection with about 75.53% of the total oasis area in Qiemo County and 24.47% of it in Ruoqiang County. The perimeter of the Qiemo Oasis is 1669.85 km based on the Lambert projection. The dataset was developed based on Google earth images in 2019. The dataset is archived in .kmz and .shp data formats, and consists of 15 data files with 31.00 MB (Compressed into one single file with 19.90 MB).

Foundation Item:

Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region (2020D14042); Chinese Academy of Sciences (2019)

Data Citation:

GUI Dongwei, LI Bofei, ZHANG Siyuan, LIU Yi, LIU Chuang. Qiemo Oasis[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2021.


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     [2] Wang, R. H., Sun, H. B., Zhao, Z. Y. Analysis on the mechanism and driving forces of Land Use/cover change in the Qiemo Oasis, Xinjiang [J]. Arid Land Geography, 2005(6): 849-855.
     [3] Cai, H., Wang, J. G., Yang, R. X., et al. Analysis of spatial-temporal change of Qiemo oasis vegetation coverage based on FCD model [J]. Remote Sensing for Land and Resources, 2013, 25(2): 131-137.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 QiemoOasis.kmz 7676.05KB
2 QiemoOasisshp.rar 12770.83KB