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drainage morphometry


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Calculation of a range of dimensionless drainage-network relationships (see bifurcation ratio for example), based on a system of stream ordering, i.e. the numerical ranking of channel segments within a channel network. Proposed by R. E. Horton in 1945.

Subjects: Ecology and Conservation — Earth Sciences and Geography.


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