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Image number: 1895
Feature : gullying
Grouping : gully
Discipline : geomorphology
Year : 2003
Locality : Kisenso
Country : D.R.Congo
Region - tribe : Kinshasa
Physiographic region : Congo basin
Notice : Extreme gullying along a former track, and anti erosion dams made of sand bags. Kinsenso is in the extension belt of Kinshasa town. Gullying a natural hazard. Natural risk.
Reference : Trefois, Philippe,   2003.    Image 1895.   In : Moeyersons, Jan : "African Geographic Pictures", http://webprod.africamuseum.be/collections/browsecollections/naturalsciences/earth/geopic