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Descriptor English: Stream Flow Gauging
Descriptor Spanish: Aforo de una Corriente
Descriptor Portuguese: Aferição de uma Corrente
Descriptor French: Jaugeage du Débit d'un Cours d'Eau
Tree number(s): SP8.473.654.692.792.680
Scope note: The act of measuring the flow velocity of water in a channel and the cross-sectional area of flow, to determine the flow. The measurement methods are: the dilution method (chemically, radioactively, electrochemically), the cloud method and the floating method.
DeCS ID: 34775
Unique ID: DDCS034775
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Stream Flow Gauging - Preferred
Concept UI FD00060658
Scope note The act of measuring the flow velocity of water in a channel and the cross-sectional area of flow, to determine the flow. The measurement methods are: the dilution method (chemically, radioactively, electrochemically), the cloud method and the floating method.
Preferred term Stream Flow Gauging



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