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Table 8 Annual soil loss rate, severity class and priority areas in the Agewmaryiam watershed

From: Estimation of soil loss rate using the USLE model for Agewmariayam Watershed, northern Ethiopia

No. Soil loss (t ha−1 year−1) Severity classes Priority classes Area (ha) Percent
1 0–11 Slight V 123.04 67.18
2 12–18 Moderate IV 9.95 5.43
3 19–30 High III 10.58 5.78
4 31–50 Very high II 5.95 3.25
5 51–897 Severe I 33.63 18.36
Total     183.15 100