Articles | Volume 14, issue 2
12 Feb 2010
 | 12 Feb 2010

Technical Note: Comparing and ranking soil drought indices performance over Europe, through remote-sensing of vegetation

E. Peled, E. Dutra, P. Viterbo, and A. Angert

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