unsurveyed area


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unsurveyed area

An area on a map or chart where both relief and planimetric data are unavailable. Such an area is usually labelled "unsurveyed." Or an area on a map or chart which shows little or no charted data because accurate information is limited or not available.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Researchers, teachers and indigenous rangers spent 10 days probing forests and soil in a largely unsurveyed area in a project sponsored by the government, mining company BHP and the Earthwatch Australia environment group.
For bocaccio, the coastwide swept-area biomass was the sum of the swept-area biomasses computed in each survey area from the DFO groundfish surveys plus a swept-area biomass estimate from the unsurveyed area not covered by the DFO groundfish surveys (Fig.