Accession Number : AD0770736

Title :   The Characteristics and Geographical Distribution of Dust Storms,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s) : Zakharov,P. S.

Report Date : 16 APR 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : Dust storms are defined and the damage caused by them is discussed. Statistics on the frequency of occurrence of dust storms in the USSR are given. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *Dust storms, *USSR, Meteorology, Maps, Statistics, Frequency, Damage, Translations, Atmospheric disturbances, Soil erosion, Farm crops

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE