bench plot

bench plot

[′bench ‚plät]
(mining engineering)
A plot of information on a horizontal section of a diagram of a mine; information may include the value of drillhole intercepts, the value of estimated blocks, and geologic contacts.
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The ridge plot at White Rock had been highly impacted by tree removal and the west bench plot at Fly Gap had been treated with prescribed fire, so they were deemed unsuitable and excluded.