stream segment

stream segment

[′strēm ‚seg·mənt]
(hydrology)
The part of a stream extending between designated tributary junctions. Also known as channel segment.
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The program provides free technical services to assist Growing Greener-eligible entities in their efforts to improve water quality in AMD-impacted streams toward the ultimate goal of restoring fish and other aquatic life and whenever possible, removal of the stream or stream segment from the DEP's Impaired Waters List.
They are believed to be designed to give Bulgaria's South Stream segment a status of "interconnector", which would make it untouchable by EU law.
We also recorded the proportions of MSRCs with a downstream trend in MPT for each stream segment within the dendritic stream network occurring between the confluences of two or more streams, or between a confluence and the mouth of the river (or country border).
When dens were not visible, a colony was defined as a stream segment >300 m in length with fresh sign (Robel et al.
A stream segment of a given order may receive lower-order tributaries without its order suffering any changes.
He said: "These took that new design language into a main stream segment, giving us two cars that are contemporary looking with luxurious interiors lined with wood, metal and leather, which appeals to one's sense of luxury, comfort and of course speed.
Data were averaged by 25-kin stream segment, for a total of 22 segments'.
When water becomes contaminated, even in a short stream segment, local people need to be involved in the solutions.
The resulting upstream polygon was used to clip each of the three stream segment coverages generated in the preceding analysis.
The mean number of macroalgal taxa per stream segment was 2.