catchment basin


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Pipe network details in the Mustoja catchment basin Diameter, m Number Length, m Installation year of pipes 0.1-3.0 124 3 335.2 1966--2015 3.0-5.0 652 18 941.3 1956--2015 5.0-7.0 544 17 319.4 1936--2015 7.0-9.0 50 1 506.9 1956--2005 9.0-1.5 197 7 295.1 1956--2005 1.5-2.0 41 1 852.1 1966--2005 Grand total 1608 50 250.0 79 Diameter, m Typical installation year Typical material 0.1-3.0 2008/1968 PP, ABS 3.0-5.0 2008/1978/1972 ABS, PP, PVC, concrete 5.0-7.0 1968/1978 Concrete 7.0-9.0 1968/1965 Concrete 9.0-1.5 2003/1972/2000/1967 Concrete 1.5-2.0 1974/1998/1972 Concrete Grand total Table 2.
which finds catchment basins" and watershed ridge lines" by treating the image as a surface where light pixels are high and dark pixels are low.
Subsequently with the rise in the environmental temperatures, the snowmelt in the catchment basin leads to increased flows into the dam during March and April.
Valsan catchment basin is situated in the central part of Romania between Arges basin in the western part and Raul Doamnei in the eastern part (Fig.
The Nazis, he said, were a catchment basin for socially envious people and people with inferiority complexes.
Home to 300 plant species and 74 bird species, many of which are endangered such as the Egyptian Vulture, the 129 square kilometres Wadi Wurayah is now the only intact freshwater catchment basin remaining in the Fujairah Emirate.
Catchment basin locales within drainages have been tabulated for continuing field work.
Wadi Wurayah is the last pristine catchment basin in the mountains of UAE due to the rapid development witnessed in the area and other emirates," said Tourenq.
Pollution now threatens the waters, land and air in the entire catchment basin, and ultimately the health and well-being of the 90 million people who live in the countries bordering the sea.
If you change the oil or antifreeze in your vehicle, do not pour the used oil or antifreeze on the ground or down a storm drain; and do not leave the empty catchment basin outdoors.
Geologically recent incision of the Kalakash and Yurungkash Rivers into the older gravels has brought about some re-distribution of both diamonds and resistate indicator minerals into modern river gravels but it seems probable that the main episode of diamond deposition was essentially limited in time to the 'life' of their Early Quaternary alluvial fan and in s pace to that fan or fans which derived debris from a specific palaeo-drainage basin, containing ultra-mafic intrusives but which is not the current catchment basin of the Kalakash or Yurungkash rivers.
Location effect may be less important as parcel size increases, and more patches of different land uses occur in different places on the catchment basin. The WBNLM seems most appropriate for larger areas - even whole watersheds - if we are concerned with scatter of the data, and for smaller parcels if we are concerned with predicting lines.
[B.sub.fert]--number of the sodium ions delivered to the agricultural areas within the catchment basin together with mineral fertilizers, t;
Foresters concluded that construction of a catchment basin between tank trail and stream might solve the problem for the time being.