Accession Number : AD0696181

Title :   DECODING AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHS OF GLACIAL LANDSCAPES - INDICATORS OF GROUND WATERS,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Meer,G. Ya. ; Markovskii,V. K.

Report Date : 07 OCT 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 32

Abstract : Characteristics of landscape indicators of ground waters are described for the following: four glacial types of landscape, including hilly-moraine, drumlin, morainic plain and terminal-moraine; three water-glacial types of landscape, including kame (and os), lake-glacial plain and outwash plain; the karst erosion type of landscape; and seashores. The decoding of these types of terrain on aerial photographs is discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*WATER SUPPLIES, AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE), GLACIERS, MOISTURE, DEPOSITS, PHOTOINTERPRETATION, LAKES, PLANTS(BOTANY), TREES, SOILS, CLASSIFICATION, SWAMPS, EROSION, COASTAL REGIONS, USSR

Subject Categories : Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE