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phys·i·og·ra·phy

 (fĭz′ē-ŏg′rə-fē)
phys′i·og′ra·pher n.
phys′i·o·graph′ic (-ə-grăf′ĭk), phys′i·o·graph′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
phys′i·o·graph′i·cal·ly adv.
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For the purpose of this field guide, Elliott and Stephenson define the Southeast US as extending from northern Florida to Maryland and west to Louisiana and Kentucky, a region they point out encompasses seven distinct physiographic provinces.
abrupta aggregations within 4 very distinct physiographic regions (Coastal Plain, Ridge and Valley, Piedmont, and Blue Ridge physiographic provinces).
Therefore, municipalities adapt national policies to their own context, reflecting local physiographic, organizational, and resource challenges.
Therefore, the aim of this research was to study morphological and physiographic characteristics, and to use geographic information systems (GIS) and multi-criteria decision-making methods (MCDM), to identify the critical sub-basins which have the tendency to be destructed, in Galikesh watershed, Golestan province.
The Sub-Himalaya, which forms a 10- to 25-km-wide physiographic terrain, lies to the north of the Main Frontal Thrust.
9275 or the Philippine Clean Air Act of 2004, the DENR, in coordination with the National Water Resources Board, to designate certain areas as WQMAs using appropriate physiographic units such as watershed, river basins, or water resources regions to effectively enforce its provisions and improve the water quality of water bodies.
Pithawala describes Sindh into six physiographic divisions: Western highlands, comprising of the Kirthar ranges and Sindh Kohistan section; lower Indus valley including eastern valley section, western part of the valley and deltaic region; and, desert province comprising the Pat and Thar.
The museum also lets you explore the history of the area's prehistoric peoples, take a journey through three distinct physiographic regions and see what the ancient Great Salt Lake first looked like.
The Mimbres River flows out of the Gila Wilderness and off the west flank of the Black Range in southwestern New Mexico--part of the Mogollon Rim, a physiographic province that spans in a massive arc-shaped form over parts New Mexico and Arizona.
The forest occurs in the Auburn Morainal Complex physiographic division and dominated by Blount-Morley silt loam soils (Franzmeier et al.
We discuss issues concerning disaggregation over large areas, transcending survey boundaries, mapping scales and physiographic zones (based on soil-landscape zones; Schoknecht et al.