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Peer-reviewed Publications


Upcoming Publications

  • 19. E. S. Al-Kharusi, A. M. Abdi, D. E. Tenenbaum, T. Kutser, J. Karlsson, A-K. Bergström, M. Berggren. Retrieval of coloured dissolved organic matter for the assessment of water quality in northern lakes using Sentinel-2 data.

  • 18. A. Mechiche-Alami and A. M. Abdi. Recent changes in growing season phenology and their relationship to climate in West Africa.

  • 17. A.-M. Virkkala, A. M. Abdi, M. Luoto, D. B. Metcalfe. Identifying multidisciplinary research gaps across Arctic terrestrial gradients. ** Submitted

  • 16. E. L. Johansson and A. M. Abdi. Mapping perceptions of environmental change in the Kilombero valley, Tanzania. ** In Review

  • 15. A. M. Abdi. Classification performance of four machine learning algorithms in a boreal landscape using Sentinel-2 satellite imagery. ** In Review


book chapters



field reports

  • A. M. Abdi, S. Javed. (2001). Breeding of Greater Flamingoes (Phoenicopterus roseus) in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. IUCN Species Survival Commission/Flamingo Survival Group Bulletin. ISSN 1680-1857.

  • A. M. Abdi, C. R. Drew (2000). Black-necked Grebe (Podiceps nigricollis) – A New Breeding Species for the United Arab Emirates. Phoenix 17:20-21. Compiled & distributed by Mike C. Jennings (ABBA Coordinator). Published by NCWCD, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.