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measurement of the elevation of land above sea level

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Mountain Front Sinuosity ([S.sub.mf]) Average of Basin [S.sub.mf]/Basin Tectonic Class 1 2.89 3 2 4.60 3 4 2.96 3 8 2.19 2 9 3.08 3 18 2.90 3 19 1.44 1 21 2.88 3 23 3.48 3 24 1.79 2 25 3.71 3 26 2.30 2 27 1.48 1 28 0.97 1 29 1.09 1 30 1.38 1 [S.sub.mf] Classifications [right arrow] 1(High Activity): < 1.53 ,, 2(Moderate Activity):!.53-2.3 ,, 3(Low Activity): > 2.3 Table 7: Result of Hypsometric Integration calculation for Talkheh Rud sub- basins.
Keywords: Kunhar River Geo-environment assessment Drainage basins Quantitative morphometry Hypsometric analysis.
When choosing the sites we considered: level of agricultural reclamation, character of vegetable cover, hypsometric situation.
"Hypsometric (Area-Altitude) Analysis of Erosional Topography." Bulletin of the Geological Society of America 63 (11): 1117-1142.
Some color schemes (ramps) are, however, missing, in particular bipolar, gradation or hypsometric color schemes.
Vines are present in many landscapes of the country and hypsometric range of their spread is extensive, starting from sea level and ending with 1,200 (1340) meter elevations.
Comparison between hypsometric curves, slope classes and SPOT satellite image interpretation (coloured image composition, image classification, vegetation index) showed Wang Jia to be representative of the Kelang mountainous area.
Hypsometric (area-altitude) analysis of erosional topography, Geological Society of America, Bulletin, vol.