Japan-China Joint Study on Desertification

Project Description
Japan-China Joint Study on Desertification (JC-JSOD) involves
field of surveys in the Taklimakan desert and the surrounding
area, and the semi-arid region surrounding Naiman. The study
should contribute to comprehensive research on desertification
mechanism, basic research on the improvement of the prevention
technology for desertification.

For more information, link to
http://www-dir.jst.go.jp/tenkai/scf/sa/sa-txt/sa101-te.html

[Summary provided by the Space Technology Agency]