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PREFERRED TERM
water body under the Water Framework Directive (2000/60/EC)
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • The "water body” is a coherent sub-unit in the river basin (district) to which the environmental objectives of the Directive 2000/60/EC must apply. The identification of water bodies is based on geographical and hydrological determinants. This includes surface (river, lake, transitional and coastal) and ground water bodies.

DESCRIPTION
  • The "water body” is a coherent sub-unit in the river basin (district) to which the environmental objectives of the Directive 2000/60/EC must apply. The identification of water bodies is based on geographical and hydrological determinants. This includes surface (river, lake, transitional and coastal) and ground water bodies.

IDENTIFIER
  • waterBodyForWFD

TITLE
  • water body under the Water Framework Directive (2000/60/EC)

URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/ZoneTypeCode/waterBodyForWFD
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