Item Type : Feature
Domain : IHO Hydro
AlphaCode : SBDARE
FeatureName: Seabed area
Alias : SBDARE
CamelCase : Unspecified
Use Type : Geographic
Definition : An area of the sea where the nature of bottom is homogeneous. The nature of bottom includes the material of which it is composed and its physical characteristics.
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Remarks : Also called 'character (or characteristics) of the bottom', or 'quality of the bottom'. Generally, it is not possible to define a seabed area by its real extent. For that reason, the characteristics of the seabed area may be represented at one single position.
Management Details
Proposal Type : Addition
Submitting Organization : unknown
Proposed Change : NULL
Justification : NULL
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Accepted : 2000-11-01
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Successor : SBDARE
Predecessor : -