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Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 2421-2432, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-16-2421-2016
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Research article
24 Nov 2016
Integrated spatial assessment of wind erosion risk in Hungary
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In Hungary wind erosion causes serious problems in agricultural production as well as in soil and environmental quality. Our aim was to provide a nationwide spatially detailed assessment of the susceptibility of land in Hungary to wind erosion, integrating different databases. According to the resulting map of wind erosion susceptibility, about 10% of the total area of Hungary can be identified as susceptible to wind erosion.
In Hungary wind erosion causes serious problems in agricultural production as well as in soil...
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