Identification of dust source regions and dust emission trends across North Africa and the Middle East using MISR satellite observations

Yan Yu1, Olga V. Kalashnikova2, Michael J Garay1 and Michael Notaro3, (1)Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States, (2)Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, United States, (3)University of Wisconsin Madison, Nelson Institute Center for Climatic Research, Madison, WI, United States