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.
Reference : Edition 1.0.0, Clause 27.131
Definition Source : S-101 IHO Electronic Navigational Chart Product Specification
Similarity to Source : Identical
Int1 :
S4 :
Remarks : 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 : IHO Secretariat
Proposed Change : Standardize Item Name. Add definition source, reference and similarity. Add INT1 and S-4 references. Add distinctions. Amend comment.
Justification : Standardization of Register content.
Proposed : 2019-09-11
Accepted :
Amended : 2019-09-12
Successor : -
Predecessor : NATSUR