The spatial analysis of a lake network of the Karachay-Cherkess Republic by means of GIS-technologies.

№3 (2017)

Katorgin I.Yu.,Shkarlet K.Yu.Roman A.N.

The structure of GIS «Lakes of the Karachay-Cherkess Republic» is shown. Possibilities of use of GIS-packages for the analysis of spatial distribution of lakes are considered. The spatial analysis of distribution of lakes across the territory of the republic in a section of large orographical units, catchment basins is carried out, distribution of lakes by elevation intervals and the exposure of the slopes.

Section: Geoinformation systems

Keywords: lakes, GIS, district of lakes coefficient, Karachay-Cherkess Republic, division into districts.