What are Barchans ? Where are they found?

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What are Barchans ? Where are they found?

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  1. A barchan or barkhan dune,, word origin Russian (bär-ˈkän, -ˈḵän), from Turkistan, credited as introduced in 1881 by Russian naturalist Alexander von Middendorf, for crescent-shaped sand dunes in Turkistan and other inland desert regions. Barchans face the wind, appearing convex and are produced by wind action predominately from one direction.

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