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Descriptor in English: Fresh Water
Descriptor in Spanish: Agua Dulce
Descriptor in Portuguese: Água Doce
Descriptor in French: Eau douce
Entry term(s): Fresh Waters
Freshwater
Freshwaters
Water, Fresh
Waters, Fresh
Tree number(s): G16.500.275.280
N06.230.232
SP4.016.132.488
VS4.001.001.002.005.001
Scope note: Water containing no significant amounts of salts, such as water from RIVERS and LAKES.
Allowable Qualifiers: AN analysis
CH chemistry
MI microbiology
PS parasitology
VI virology
History Note: 91(72); was see under WATER 1972-90
See also the descriptors: Drinking Water MeSH
DeCS UI: 5754
Descriptor UI: D005618
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2011/06/24
Fresh Water - Preferred
Concept UI M0008841
Scope note Water containing no significant amounts of salts, such as water from RIVERS and LAKES.
Preferred term Fresh Water
Entry term(s) Fresh Waters
Freshwater
Freshwaters
Water, Fresh
Waters, Fresh



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