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PREFERRED TERM
delta front setting  
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • A narrow zone where deposition in deltas is most active, consisting of a continuous sheet of sand, and occurring within the effective depth of wave erosion (10 m or less). It is the zone separating the prodelta from the delta plain, and it may or may not be steep"
DESCRIPTION
  • A narrow zone where deposition in deltas is most active, consisting of a continuous sheet of sand, and occurring within the effective depth of wave erosion (10 m or less). It is the zone separating the prodelta from the delta plain, and it may or may not be steep"
IDENTIFIER
  • deltaFrontSetting
TITLE
  • delta front setting
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/EventEnvironmentValue/deltaFrontSetting
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Event Environment