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Details
Item Type : Feature
Domain : IHO Hydro
AlphaCode : CANALS
FeatureName: Canal
Alias : CANALS
CamelCase : Canal
Use Type : Geographic
Definition : An artificial waterway with no flow, or a controlled flow, used for navigation, or for draining or irrigating land (ditch).
Reference :
Definition Source : IHO Hydrographic Dictionary, English
Similarity to Source : Identical
Int1 :
S4 :
Recommended Attributes :
Distinguishing Features :
Remarks : The object 'canal' describes the area of the canal, the object 'canal bank' describes the banks.
Management Details
Proposal Type : Clarification
Submitting Organization : IHO Secretariat
Proposed Change : Add definition source and similarity. Add INT1 and S-4 references. Add INT1 and S-4 references. Add distinctions.
Justification : Standardization of Register content.
Proposed : 2019-05-03
Accepted : 2009-07-14
Amended : 2019-05-06
Successor : -
Predecessor : -


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