Descriptor English: Impoundments
Descriptor Spanish: Embalses
Descriptor Portuguese: Lagos Artificiais
Descriptor French: Retenues
Entry term(s): Artificial Lakes
Tree number(s): SP4.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CL classification
EC economics
EH ethnology
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
PC prevention & control
PL policies
SN statistics & numerical data
Related: Dams DeCS
Flood Control DeCS
Impoundment Discharge DeCS
DeCS ID: 25866
Unique ID: DDCS025866
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Impoundments - Preferred
Concept UI FD00058584
Preferred term Impoundments
Entry term(s) Artificial Lakes

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