Map of Irrigated Land in Syria (image) Stanford's School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences Share Print E-Mail Caption Irrigated land area decreased by 50 percent in the Yarmouk Basin during the Syrian civil war. Credit Image credit: Landsat 7 Usage Restrictions The image may only be used with appropriate caption or credit. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.