THE OFFICIAL WEB PORTAL
Province of Rizal
SLOPES AND ELEVATIONS
Baras’ terrain can
be classified into five basic types. Moderately sloping to rolling terrain
constitutes 39.7% of the municipality or 3,372 of its land area. Gently sloping
characterizes 23.89% of Baras or 2,289 has. About 22.18% or 1,884 has is gently
sloping to undulating while another 13.25% or 1125 has. can be described as
rolling to hilly terrain. Steep hills and mountains rise in about 0.98% of the
municipality or 83 has.
With these varied features, Baras’ terrain roll from
lakeside plains to green valleys and rolling hills, and up steep mountains.
The upland parts adjacent to
the Sierra Madre mountain range, with elevations from 800 to 900 ft. above sea
level, are the high points of the municipality. Elevations below 100 meters are
found in the lakeshore area and along the stretch of the Manila East Road.
ELEVATION MAP - BARAS, RIZAL
SLOPE MAP - BARAS, RIZAL