Water levels of the shallow lake vary with the seasons; however, levels have been drastically low in the past decade, as can be seen in these Landsat images from 1995, 2003, and 2013.

5 Sep

Water levels of the shallow lake vary with the seasons; however, levels have been drastically low in the past decade, as can be seen in these Landsat images from 1995, 2003, and 2013.

via Land Remote Sensing Image Slideshow.

 

 

 

 

July 16, 1995 May 11, 2003 June 15, 2013

 

Bahr al Milh
Bahr al Milh (also called Lake Razazah) is a salt sea in Iraq, fed by the Euphrates River via canal.

Water levels of the shallow lake vary with the seasons; however, levels have been drastically low in the past decade, as can be seen in these Landsat images from 1995, 2003, and 2013.

The Landsat archive holds millions of images from the past 41 years, providing all users time series views of all areas of the world. Imagery from the new Landsat 8 satellite continues to add to this vast archive.

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