Glasnik Srpskog geografskog drustva 2011 Volume 91, Issue 2, Pages: 113-121
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Regularities of cartographic generalization of the density of river basin and proportion of the degree of generalization on the maps of different scales
Filipović Ivan, Radivojević Aleksandar, Dimitrijević Ljiljana
Cartographic generalization of the rivers is a very complex process in
cartography. Cartographic generalization involves reduction of water flows,
their length, width and the density of river basin with the reducing of the
map scale. In this study we analyzed the ratio of the density of river basin
and the size of the degree of generalization of the maps of different scale.
The example is the Velika Morava river basin. Based on the results given here
we get to the basic regularities of proportion of the degree of
generalization of the density of river basin.
Keywords: Cartographic generalization, the degree of generalization, water flows, the density of river basin