In the Northwestern province of West Azerbaijan, the Urmia Lake
was dried for several years before restoration operations.
The surface area of the Urmia Lake
in north-west Iran has increased by 829 square kilometers, Agil Agdasi, an official with Reagional Water Company of Iran's East Azerbaijan province, told IRNA,Trendreports.
Which is collected from the salt lakes around the world like Utah, Great salt Lake, Iran, Urmia Lake
, Izmir, Camalti Saltworks.
in northern-western Iran changed back to a healthy blue colour after bouts of wet weather rejuvenated the waters.
water level fluctuation hydro informatics modeling using support vector machine and conjunction of wavelet and neural network, Water Resources 41(3): 261-269.
In a similar study from Urmia Lake
, Iran, urease activity and oxidase were positive for the majority of the halophilic isolates including Salicola, Pseudomonas, Marinobacter, Idiomarina, Halomonas, Bacillus and Halobacillus .
To deal with this problem, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani set up a working group titled the Committee for Urmia Lake
Restoration at a cabinet meeting in 2013.
The study area is located at the west side of Urmia Lake
and close to Urmia Township and is situated in the Central Iran geological zone, based upon structural divisions of Iran (Aghanabati, 2004), at the in northwestern Iran (Fig.
Hassanzadeh E, Zarghami M, Hassanzadeh Y (2012) Determining the main factors in declining the Urmia Lake
level by using system dynamics modeling.
The objective of this study was to survey the ability of two bacterial isolates, namely TBZ9 and TBZ23, isolated from Urmia Lake
in Iran , to reduce Fe(III) to Fe(II) by the aid of differential pulse polarography.
hoffmeisteri was found in the Aras River by Aliyev and Ahmadi (2010) and in the Urmia Lake
wetlands by Ahmadi et al.
Morphological differentiation of Artemia urmiana Gunther, 1899 (Crustacea: Anostraca) in different geographical stations from the Urmia Lake