JGIS  Vol.4 No.3 , June 2012
Spatial Uncertainty Handling in Lake Extent Trend Analysis Using Remote Sensing and GIS Tools: The Case of Lake Naivasha
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nullJ. Ijumulana and P. Ndomba, "Spatial Uncertainty Handling in Lake Extent Trend Analysis Using Remote Sensing and GIS Tools: The Case of Lake Naivasha," Journal of Geographic Information System, Vol. 4 No. 3, 2012, pp. 273-278. doi: 10.4236/jgis.2012.43033.
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