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Decline of the world's saline lakes

Overview of attention for article published in Nature Geoscience, October 2017
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (98th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (80th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
12 news outlets
blogs
2 blogs
twitter
53 tweeters
facebook
2 Facebook pages
reddit
1 Redditor

Citations

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45 Dimensions

Readers on

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106 Mendeley
Title
Decline of the world's saline lakes
Published in
Nature Geoscience, October 2017
DOI 10.1038/ngeo3052
Authors

Wayne A. Wurtsbaugh, Craig Miller, Sarah E. Null, R. Justin DeRose, Peter Wilcock, Maura Hahnenberger, Frank Howe, Johnnie Moore

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 106 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 21 20%
Researcher 19 18%
Student > Master 18 17%
Unspecified 14 13%
Student > Bachelor 10 9%
Other 23 22%
Unknown 1 <1%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Environmental Science 33 31%
Unspecified 24 23%
Earth and Planetary Sciences 22 21%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 13 12%
Engineering 3 3%
Other 10 9%
Unknown 1 <1%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 148. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 03 October 2018.
All research outputs
#92,907
of 13,155,608 outputs
Outputs from Nature Geoscience
#309
of 2,391 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#4,754
of 311,127 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Nature Geoscience
#12
of 61 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 13,155,608 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 99th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 2,391 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 73.5. This one has done well, scoring higher than 87% of its peers.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 61 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done well, scoring higher than 80% of its contemporaries.