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Kongque River 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:

Kongque River,Oasis,Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region,data encyclopedia


Kongque River Oasis is located in Korla city, Tiemenguan city, Yuli county and Yanqi county of Bayingolin Mongolian Autonomous Prefecture, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China. The geo-location of the Kongque River Oasis is between 41°11’26"N and 41°58'41"N, 85°20'42"E and 86°46'15"E. The Kongque River Oasis consists of 4 oases with a total area of 4019.30 km² based on the Albers projection, total perimeter of 1073.66 km based on the Lambert projection. In Kongque River Oasis, the largest oasis is the main Kongque River Oasis with an area of 4017.44 km² (Albers projection) and a perimeter of 1064.19 km (Lambert projection). The area proportion of the Kongque river oasis in each county and city is 59.51% (Korla City), 13.69% (Tiemenguan city), 26.76% (Yuli County) and 0.04% (Yanqi county), respectively. 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 16.60 MB (compressed into one single file with 10.70 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. Kongque River Oasis[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2021.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 KongqueRiverOasis.kmz 4245.54KB
2 KongqueRiverOasisshp.rar 6724.79KB