base level of erosion

   The lowest theoretical level of surface to be achieved by erosion [16].

A Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology with Special Reference to Environmental Karst Hydrology. . 2002.

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  • base level of erosion — erozijos bazė statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Paviršiaus lygis, kurį pasiekusi upė arba griova nebegilina savo vagos. atitikmenys: angl. base level of erosion; erosion base level vok. Erosionsbasis, f rus. базис эрозии, m …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • erosion base level — erozijos bazė statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Paviršiaus lygis, kurį pasiekusi upė arba griova nebegilina savo vagos. atitikmenys: angl. base level of erosion; erosion base level vok. Erosionsbasis, f rus. базис эрозии, m …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • Base level — The base level of a river or stream is the lowest point to which it can flow, often referred to as the mouth of the river. For large rivers, sea level is usually the base level, but a large river or lake is likewise the base level for tributary… …   Wikipedia

  • base level —    The theoretical limit or lowest level toward which erosion of the Earth s surface constantly progresses but seldom, if ever, reaches; especially the level below which a stream cannot erode its bed. The general or ultimate base level for the… …   Glossary of landform and geologic terms

  • base level —    Lowest level of erosion by a stream [16] …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • base level —   the lowest elevation to which erosion can take place. Usually sea level but could be lower if a river drains into an inland sea or lake whose level is below sea level …   Geography glossary

  • Erosion — is the carrying away or displacement of solids (sediment, soil, rock and other particles) usually by the agents of currents such as, wind, water, or ice by downward or down slope movement in response to gravity or by living organisms (in the case …   Wikipedia

  • Cycle of erosion — The cycle of erosion was a model for stream erosion and landscape development proposed by William Morris Davis in the late 19th century. Davis Stages in the fluvial cycle of erosion published in 1909 defined a young, mature, and old sequence in… …   Wikipedia

  • Sea level rise — is an increase in sea level. Multiple complex factors may influence this change. Sea level has risen about 130 meters (400 ft) since the peak of the last ice age about 18,000 years ago. Most of the rise occurred before 6,000 years ago. From 3,000 …   Wikipedia

  • Current sea level rise — This article is about the current and future rise in sea level associated with global warming. For sea level changes in Earth s history, see Sea level#Changes through geologic time. Sea level measurements from 23 long tide gauge records in… …   Wikipedia

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