Dataset List


Data Details

Alxa Oasis

GUI Dongwei1,2,3LIN Jingwu1,2,3ZHANG Xiao4CHEN Yu4LIU Chuang5
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 College of Mathematics and System Sciences,Xinjiang University,Urumqi 830046,China5 Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China


Published:Dec. 2023

Visitors:1165       Data Files Downloaded:11      
Data Downloaded:55.36 MB      Citations:

Key Words:

Ejin Banner,Alxa,oasis,Inner Mongolia,data encyclopedia


The Alxa Oasis consists of Ejina Oasis and Alxa Left and Right Banner Oasis. Its geolocation is between 37°50′28″N and 42°24′59″N, 100°3′42″E and 106°12′30″E. The Alxa Oasis is located in the Alxa League, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China. The perimeter of the Alxa Oasis is 2,413.33 km (Lambert), and the area is 4,863.83 km² (Albers) with 80.53% in Ejina Oasis, 19.47% in Alxa Left and Right Banner Oasis. The dataset is archived in .kmz, and .shp data formats, and consists of 17 data files with data size of 24.7 MB (compressed into 2 files with 9.95 MB).

Foundation Item:

National Natural Science Foundation of China (42171042)

Data Citation:

GUI Dongwei, LIN Jingwu, ZHANG Xiao, CHEN Yu, LIU Chuang. Alxa Oasis[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2023.


     [1] Shen, Y. C., Wang, J. W., Wu, G. H. Oasis of China [M]. Kaifeng: Henan University Press. 2001.
     [2] Gui, D. W., Lin, J. W., Chen, X. N., et al. Alxa Left and Right Banner Oasis Dataset [J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2023.
     [3] Gui, D. W., Lin, J. W., Yang, D., et al. Ejina Oasis [J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2023.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 AlxaOasis.kmz 4471.43KB
2 AlxaOasisshp.rar 5721.49KB