sand dune

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a ridge of sand created by the wind


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The campground at Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve in southern Colorado was quiet as I fumbled around, shivering, dressing in what I supposed would be appropriate sandhiking attire.
Summary: The soft opening of Dunes by Al Nahda, a luxury resort at Wadi Abyad sand dunes, brings the beauty and wildness of the Omani desert closer to your doorstep.
Sand rail and giant dune buggy tours both take off daily from Sand Dunes Frontier or Sandland Adventures.
According to the sand dune sources, the sand dunes in the Gaza Strip can be classified as either beach sand dunes or desert sand dunes.
Sharjah: A three-year-old child of Indian descent died while on a desert safari after the vehicle he was in slammed into a sand dune, police said.
Driving on sand dune slopes can cause quads to flip over unexpectedly and could trap the driver under the heavy machine.
Co-occurrence patterns and abiotic stress in sand dune communities: Their relationship varies with spatial scale and the stress estimator.
Al-Dousiri, adding that the KISR research revealed that 11 kinds of plants, like Tamarix trees (Athel) and Rhanterium epapposum plant (Arfaj), proved to be excellent sand dune stabilizers.
A RELIEVED dad has told how four men pulled his son to safety after he got trapped in a sand dune.
NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) has revealed that movement in sand dune fields on the Red Planet occurs on a surprisingly large scale, about the same as in dune fields on Earth.
BULLDOZERS have moved on to Kenfig National Nature Reserve in an effort to remodel its sand dune systems.
Endemic sand dune cricket, Schizodactylus inexpectatus, (Orthoptera: Schizodactylidae) occupy only in the sand dune habitats of Adana and Mersin provinces of Turkey in the world.
of Western Ontario, Canada) offers an introduction to the formation, dynamics, and perpetuation of coastal sand dune systems.
Previous research indicated that the success of sand dune stabilisation led to the replacement of the barren shifting sand dune by a complex functioning desert ecosystem.