Land Utilization in Chengtu Plain, Szechwan

  • National Resources Commission

Online published: 1947-01-15


In the north-western part of Szechwan Basin is the famous Chengtu Plain, with an area of 8,000 sq. km. and at 500-700m. above the sea level. It is a huge alluvial plain formed by cohesion of many alluvial fans, among which the Min-king fan is the largest, constituting 2/3 of the area of Chengtu Plain.

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L.P.Yang, P.C.Huang, Y.F.Shih and H.L.Mao . Land Utilization in Chengtu Plain, Szechwan[J]. Acta Geographica Sinica, 1947 , 14(1) : 42 -51 . DOI: 10.11821/xb194701003