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Table 4 Potential soil erosion rate of Dolakha district

From: Spatial estimation of soil erosion using RUSLE modeling: a case study of Dolakha district, Nepal

Class Rate of erosion (Mg ha−1 year−1) Area (km2) Percentage of area Severity
1 0–5 1730.105 70.01 Low
2 5–10 249.429 15.40 Moderate
3 10–20 28.327 2.41 High
4 20–40 2.937 4.15 Very high
5 40–80 0.446 3.02 Severe
6 > 80 0.157 5.01 Very severe