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see DzungariaDzungaria
or Junggar
, physical region (c.300,000 sq mi/777,000 sq km) of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, NW China. It is a largely steppe and semidesert basin surrounded by high mountains (the Tian Shan in the south and the Altai in the north).
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At the same time, the Junggar Basin oil shale is devoid of clay minerals, but instead, dolomite is present in remarkable amounts (Table 2).
We collected data in the Kalamaili Mountain Ungulate Nature Reserve (44deg36' 0 46deg00'N, 88deg30'090deg03'E), located in the northeastern part of the Junggar Basin (Fig.
With the aid of three main chiefs of Dorbet and Amarsanaa, the Qing Dynasty conquered Davachi during the 20th year of Emperor Qianlong's reign (1755), leading to the collapse of Junggar Khanate.
Deposits are found in six giant sedimentary basins running from east to west across the country: Songliao in the far north-east; Bohai and Ordos in the central north; Sichuan to the south; and Tarim and Junggar in the far northwest (Xinjiang).
The soil type data of this study (the original shape files of soil types in 1987 and 2006) were provided by the National Key Technology Program "Study on Ecology-Economic Regionalization and Ecological Compensation in the South of Junggar Basin" (a project of studying the structure of ecology-economic system, the principles and references of regionalization, and the grade of ecological security in Manasi River Basin, Xinjiang).
Dormancy and germination characteristics of the trimorphic achenes of Garhadiolus papposus (Asteraceae), an annual ephemeral from the Junggar Desert, China.
Located in Xinjiang Junggar Basin, wells 121 and 122 in block 116 of the Mobei oilfield have yielded oil flows.
After 1990, development began in the Tarim, Junggar, and Ordos basins, with production still increasing in these basins.
Arrow Dajing will partner with PetroChina to explore unconventional gas in the Dajing block, which is located in the East Junggar Basin in China's Xinjiang Autonomous Region.
Xu and his colleagues analysed the new dinosaur, discovered in orange mudstone beds at Junggar Basin in Xinjiang, China.
Koch 1839) reaches the east side of the Helan Mountains and the west edge of the Loess Plateau, extending westward along the northern slope of the Qilian Mountains and ultimately penetrating to the northern part of the Junggar Basin.
The Karamay oilfield in the Junggar Basin-the fourth largest in China--was established more than 45 years ago.