Desert agriculture, 1990, satellite image

Desert agriculture, 1990, satellite image

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This image is part of the sequence Environment: Desert agriculture 1990-2001

Credit: PLANETOBSERVER/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Desert agriculture, 1990, satellite image. The dark green areas seen in the desert sands are numerous centre pivot irrigation fields. These ones are near the city of Tabuk, in north-western Saudi Arabia. Composite image from 1990, obtained using data from the Landsat 5 satellite. For the same area in 2001, see image C007/3773.

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