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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As anticipated, stream segment sales were relatively flat and inventory increased slightly as compared to the prior quarter.
If six or more of the "Most Wanted" organisms are found, a stream segment is deemed fully supportive of aquatic life.
Although we did not directly quantify mottled sculpin movement using telemetry before stream restoration, the electrofishing surveys clearly document an abrupt and distinct shift in stream segment use after stream restoration (DeBoer, 2008).
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.
Muskrats occurring in restrictive riparian habitats had highly linear home ranges, and the shape of their LHRs largely depended upon the sinuosity of the stream segment (see Fig 1).
A stream segment of a given order may receive lower-order tributaries without its order suffering any changes.
When dens were not visible, a colony was defined as a stream segment >300 m in length with fresh sign (Robel et al.
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.
The best estimate of this opportunity cost would be the market rental value of agricultural land immediately adjacent to each buffered stream segment.
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.