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Peer-reviewed Publications


Manuscripts in Preparation

  • 18. E. S. Al-Kharusi, D. E. Tenenbaum, A. M. Abdi, 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.

  • 17. E. L. Johansson and A. M. Abdi. (2019). Mapping perceptions of environmental change in the Kilombero valley, Tanzania.

  • 16. A. Mechiche-Alami and A. M. Abdi. (2019). Recent changes in growing season phenology and their relationship to climate in West African livelihood zones.

  • 15. A. M. Abdi. (2019). Classification performance of four machine learning algorithms using Sentinel-2 satellite imagery over a mixed-use landscape. ** In Review

  • 14. A. M. Abdi, H. Jin, L. Eklundh, N. Boke-Olén, T. Tagesson, V. Lehsten, J. Ardö. (2019). Potential of the plant phenology index to estimate gross primary productivity in semi-arid Africa. ** 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.