The Lake Chad Dataset which is a detailed case study of the
UNEP/FAO/ESRI Family was developed by UNEP/GRID, on behalf of the
UNEP/Fresh Water Unit for the Lake Chad Commission on Sustainable
Ground-based studies of the smoke and air quality from the Kuwait oil
fires were carried out in 1991 at the end of the Persian Gulf
War. Over 600 oil wells, storage tanks, and refineries were ignited ...