Progress on Sandy Desertification Research and Future Combating Idea in Tibet, China

YANG Ping1,2 WEI Xinghu3 DONG Yuxiang4 LI Sen3

(1.Northwest Institute of Eco-Environment and Resources, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Lanzhou, China 730000)
(2.Bureau of Science and Technology for Development, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China 100864)
(3.Foshan University, Foshan, China 528000)
(4.School of Geography and Planning, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, China 510275)

【Abstract】The problem of sandy desertification in Tibet is one of the important aspects of desertification research in China. The important progresses in the research on sandy desertification in Tibet in recent thirty years are concluded in the paper, such as finding out the status and characteristics of spatial and temporal change in recent years of sandy desertification in Tibet as well as its driving factors, establishing the theoretical system of sandy desertification in Tibet including the classification system of sandy desertification land and geological-historical evolutionary process of sandy desertification as well as the features of river valley aeolian landform in Tibet, building the combating strategy and control technical system of sandy desertification in Tibet with special plateau features. On the basic analysis of status and development trends as well as the control results of sandy desertification in Tibet, the future combating idea of sandy desertification in Tibet is forward given.

【Keywords】 Tibet; sandy desertification; combating idea;

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【Funds】 National Key Research and Development Program of China (2017FY100202)

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ISSN:1000-3045

CN:11-1806/N

Vol 35, No. 06, Pages 699-708

June 2020

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Abstract

  • 1 Major scientific advance in the study of sandy desertification in Tibet
  • 2 Development trend and control effect of sandy desertification in Tibet
  • 3 Countermeasures and suggestions for desertification combating in Tibet
  • References