NZ Topo - object class melt_stream_cl

This page describe the melt_stream_cl object class used to represent objects in the NZTopo topographic database.


Meltwater_stream; a flow of water that is supplied by melting glacier ice; a "glacial stream" often grayish-white in colour because of the "rock flour"resulting from glacial erosion.

Representation specification

Representation specification showing melt_stream_cl

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See also: ice_stream_cl

Class attributes

Attribute Value
Object class melt_stream_cl
Entity class MELTSTRM
Additional entity class Not applicable
Object inheritance simple_line
Entity source US Standard Entity
Map series Ant50
LSLIFF object class 522

Object attributes

This object class does not have attributes.

Change log

Feature version Revised Description
4 2012-08-28 Updated map image and aerial view; added representation specification and example feature photographs
3 2010-03-01 object class change
2 2001-11-23 Unspecified update
1 1999-03-01 intial status