Category Archives: Salt lake research

2015: Saline lake research in papers

At the end of the year, we make traditional review of research output on studies of saline lakes and salinity related questions. The Web of Science Core Collection is used as a database. The combined list of papers for topics … Continue reading

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The top saline lake research of 2014

The year 2014 was the specific year for saline lake research. First of all, because it was the year of triennial International Conference on Salt Lake Research. The meeting was held in China in July. I blogged about the conference … Continue reading

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12th International Conference on Salt Lake Research: summary and analysis of outcomes

The 12th International Conference on Salt Lake Research was successfully held on July 14–18, 2014 in China. The conference was jointly organized by the International Society for Salt Lake Research (ISSLR) and Research and Development Center for Saline Lake and … Continue reading

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2013: Saline lake research in papers

It’s time to sum up the research on saline lakes for the year 2013. The approach is the same as for the two previous years. The database: Web of Science. The timespan: Year 2013 (more papers will be added next … Continue reading

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The new water flea from acid saline lake

I am always surprised and puzzled by the world of systematic. Of course I know that it is very important to name another living creature. We need an inventory of life on Earth. We need to have common language. We … Continue reading

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2012: Salt lake research in papers

The year 2012 was a perfect year for salt lake research. If one decide to organize travel map based on salt lakes mentioned during the year in research papers he or she should visit all six continents and hard to … Continue reading

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The fragile water level of the Great Salt Lake

In the previous post I mentioned the sensitivity of salt lakes to the fluctuations of water level. It is worth to repeat that the water level in salt lakes depends on the balance of precipitation and evaporation which lead to … Continue reading

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