Descriptor English: Dams
Descriptor Spanish: Presas
Descriptor Portuguese: Barragens
Descriptor French: Barrages
Tree number(s): SP4.
Scope note: Barrier across a stream provided with a series of gates or other control mechanisms to control the water-surface level upstream, to regulate the flow or to divert water supplies into a canal (OFDA - Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance; Material II - IDNDR, 1992)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE effets indésirables
AN analyse
CL classification
EC économie
EH ethnologie
ES éthique
HI histoire
LJ législation et jurisprudence
MT méthodes
PC prévention et contrôle
PL politiques
SN statistiques et données numériques
Related: Alimentation en eau MeSH
DeCS ID: 16282
Unique ID: DDCS016282
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Barrages - Preferred
Concept UI FD00057783
Preferred term Barrages

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