Schematic showing how to measure the area/diameter of a container.

Schematic showing how to measure the area/diameter of a container....

Detailed Description

For rectangular and square containers, measure length (l) and width (w) of the inside lip of the container, and the diameter (d) of the inside lip for circular containers. Don't worry about the depth or shape of the container beneath the lip; it doesn't matter for this area measurement.

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USGS