Item Type : Simple Attribute
Domain : IHO Hydro
AlphaCode : NATSUR
Simple AttributeName: Nature of surface
Alias : NATSUR
CamelCase : natureOfSurface
Data Type : Enumeration (Show)
Definition : The general material which the land surface or the sea bed is composed.
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Definition Source :
Similarity to Source : Unspecified
Int1 :
S4 :
Remarks : Mixed bottom: where the seabed comprises a mixture of material, the main constituent is given first e.g., fine sand with mud and shells would be indicated as 4,1,17. Mud, sand, stone, rock are terms used for the general description. Clay, silt, gravel, pebbles, cobbles are more specific terms related to particle size.
Management Details
Proposal Type : Supersession
Submitting Organization : unknown
Proposed Change : Add Camel Case
Justification : S-100
Proposed : 2008-07-16
Accepted : 2010-11-15
Amended :
Successor : -
Predecessor : NATSUR