Item Type : Feature
Domain : IHO Hydro
AlphaCode : SBDARE
FeatureName: Seabed Area
Alias : SBDARE
CamelCase : SeabedArea
Use Type : Geographic
Definition : A region of the seabed including the material of which it is composed and its physical characteristics. Also called nature of bottom, character (or characteristics) of the bottom, or quality of the bottom.
Reference : http://iho-ohi.net/S32/engView.php?page=1&quick_filter=bottom%3A+nature+of&quick_filter_operator=Equals
Definition Source : IHO Hydrographic Dictionary, English
Similarity to Source : Restyled
Int1 :
S4 :
Recommended Attributes :
Distinguishing Features :
Remarks : 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 : Supersession
Submitting Organization : IHO Secretariat
Proposed Change : Standardize Item Name. Amend definition. Add definition source, reference and similarity. Add INT1 and S-4 references. Add distinctions.
Justification : Standardization of Register content.
Proposed : 2019-11-25
Accepted :
Amended : 2019-11-26
Successor : -
Predecessor : SBDARE