Basin and Range Province


Basin and Range Province

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  • Basin and Range Province —   [ beɪsn ənd reɪndʒ prɔvɪns], das Gebiet schmaler, lang gestreckter, meist parallel angeordneter Gebirgsketten (»ranges«) mit dazwischenliegenden meist abflusslosen Becken im Umkreis des Coloradoplateaus in den westlichen USA; umfasst das Große… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Basin and Range Province — The Basin and Range Province is a large geologic province which includes parts of the southwestern United States and northwestern Mexico, typified by basin and range topography.GeographyThe province extends east from the Sierra Nevada all the way …   Wikipedia

  • Basin and Range Province — Ausdehnung der Basin and Range Province Die Basin and Range Province ist eine sehr weiträumige geologische Provinz, die große Teile der südwestlichen Vereinigten Staaten und des nordwestlichen Mexikos umfasst. Bestimmendes geomorphologisches… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Basin and Range Province — ▪ region, United States       arid physiographic province occupying much of the western and southwestern part of the United States. The region comprises almost all of Nevada, the western half of Utah, southeastern California, and the southern… …   Universalium

  • Basin and Range — is a geologic term for a type of topography characterized by a series of separate and parallel mountain ranges with broad valleys interposed, extending over a more or less wide area. It is typified by the topography found in the Great Basin in… …   Wikipedia

  • Basin and Range — Ausdehnung der Basin and Range Province Die Basin and Range Province ist eine sehr weiträumige geologische Provinz, die große Teile der südwestlichen Vereinigten Staaten und des nordwestlichen Mexikos umfasst. Bestimmendes geomorphologisches… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Province géologique de Basin and Range — 33° N 112° W / 33, 112 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Northern Basin and Range ecoregion — This article is about the ecoregion designated by the EPA. For the associated geographical feature, see Great Basin. Level III ecoregions in the Pacific Northwest. The Northern Basin and Range (80) borders the Sierra Nevada (5), Eastern Cascades… …   Wikipedia

  • Northern Basin and Range (ecoregion) — The Northern Basin and Range ecoregion is a Level III ecoregion designated by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in the U.S. states of Oregon, Idaho, Nevada, Utah, and California. It contains dissected lava plains, rolling… …   Wikipedia

  • Mapimí Basin — ▪ basin, Mexico Spanish  Bolsón de Mapimí        enclosed depression in northern Mexico. Situated in the arid Mesa del Norte and averaging 3,000 feet (900 metres) in elevation, it is structurally similar to the Basin and Range Province in the… …   Universalium


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