NZ Topo - object class ice_stream_cl

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


Ice stream; a current of ice in an ice sheet or ice cap that flows more rapidly than the surrounding ice,usually flowing to the ocean or to an ice shelf and not constrained by exposed rock.

Representation specification

Representation specification showing ice_stream_cl

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See also: melt_stream_cl

Class attributes

Object classice_stream_cl
Additional entity classNot applicable
Object inheritancesimple_line
Entity sourceUS Standard Entity
Map series Ant50
LSLIFF object class518

Object attributes

This object class does not have attributes.

Change log

Feature versionRevisedDescription
42012-08-28Updated map image and aerial view; added representation specification and example feature photographs
32010-03-01object class change
22001-11-23Unspecified update
11999-03-01intial status