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Author Pratap, Kamaleshwar ♦ Ravindran, K. V. ♦ Prabakaran, B.
Source SpringerLink
Content type Text
Publisher Springer India
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2000
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Earth sciences
Subject Keyword Earth Sciences ♦ Remote Sensing/Photogrammetry
Abstract In the present study, ground water prospect zones in Dala-Renukoot area, in Sonebhadra district. Uttar Pradesh, India have been delineated, through integration of various thematic maps using ARC/INFO GIS. Thematic maps in respect of geology, geomorphology. slope, drainage, land-use/land cover, lineament and lineament intersection frequency were prepared on 1:50,000 scale using remote sensing and conventional methods. These maps were scanned and registered with reference to a basemap and are input as separate layers using ARC/INFO GIS. Each theme was assigned a weightage depending on its influence on the movement and storage of groundwater and each unit in every theme map is assigned a knowledge based ranking from 1 to 5 depending on its significance to groundwater occurrence. All the themes are overlaid, two at a time and the resultant composite coverage is classified into five groundwater prospect categories. This output map is correlated with the groundwater data collected in the field.
ISSN 0255660X
Age Range 18 to 22 years ♦ above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2000-01-01
Publisher Place New Delhi
e-ISSN 09743006
Journal Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing
Volume Number 28
Issue Number 4
Page Count 15
Starting Page 249
Ending Page 263


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