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Boster Oasis

GUI Dongwei1,2,3WANG Guangyan4LI Bofei1,2ZHANG Siyuan1,2LIU Yi1,2,3LIU 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 Tarim River Administration Bureau,Korla 841003,China5 Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China


Published:Sep. 2021

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Key Words:

Bosten lake,Oasis,Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region,data encyclopedia


Bosten Oasis is around the Bosten Lake located in Bayingolin Mongolian Autonomous Prefecture, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China. Its geo-location is 41°43'01 "N - 42°26'29" N, 85°52'01"E - 87°50'30"E. Bosten Oasis consists of 36 small oases in total, with a total area of 4222.21 km² based on Albers projection,of which the area of the largest one is 4046.19 km². It is archived in .kmz and .shp data formats, and consists of 16 data files with data size of 32.50 MB (compressed into two files with 21.40 MB).

Foundation Item:

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

Data Citation:

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

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 BostenOasis.kmz 9891.47KB
2 BostenOasisshp.rar 12105.07KB