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PREFERRED TERM
cutoff meander setting  
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • The abandoned, bow- or horseshoe-shaped channel of a former meander, left when the stream formed a cutoff across a narrow meander neck. Note that these are typically lakes, thus also lacustrine.
DESCRIPTION
  • The abandoned, bow- or horseshoe-shaped channel of a former meander, left when the stream formed a cutoff across a narrow meander neck. Note that these are typically lakes, thus also lacustrine.
IDENTIFIER
  • cutoffMeanderSetting
TITLE
  • cutoff meander setting
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/EventEnvironmentValue/cutoffMeanderSetting
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EQUIVALENT CONCEPTS
Event Environment