Encyclopedia of Agrophysics

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan Gliński, Józef Horabik, Jerzy Lipiec

Integrated Drainage

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-90-481-3585-1_692

A general term for a drainage pattern in which stream systems have developed to the point where all parts of the landscape drain into some part of a stream system, the initial or original surfaces have essentially disappeared and the region drains to a common base level.


  1. Glossary of Soil Science Terms. Soil Science Society of America. 2010. https://www.soils.org/publications/soils-glossary

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