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Convenient Landfill Site Selection by Using Fuzzy Logic and Geographic Information Systems: A Case Study in Bardaskan, East of Iran

Alireza Khorram 1 , Maryam Yousefi 2 , * , Seyed Ali Alavi 3 and Javad Farsi 4
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1 Health Promotion Research Center, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, IR Iran
2 Young Researchers and Elites Club, Birjand Branch, Islamic Azad University, Birjand, IR Iran
3 Faculty of Physical, Geography GIS and RS Center, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, IR Iran
4 Department of Urban Development and Engineering, University of Bojnurd, Bojnurd, IR Iran
Article information
  • Health Scope: February 28, 2015, 4 (1); e19383
  • Published Online: February 20, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: September 29, 2014
  • Revised: October 20, 2014
  • Accepted: November 9, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/jhealthscope-19383

To Cite: Khorram A, Yousefi M, Alavi S A, Farsi J. Convenient Landfill Site Selection by Using Fuzzy Logic and Geographic Information Systems: A Case Study in Bardaskan, East of Iran, Health Scope. 2015 ; 4(1):e19383. doi: 10.17795/jhealthscope-19383.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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