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WISE Main Lakes v01_0209

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Depositor dc.contributor pope, addy
Co-Author EEA, simonwal
Institution dc.contributor.other University of Edinburgh
Spatial Coverage dc.coverage.spatial northlimit=58.5112;eastlimit=2.0524;southlimit=50.0941;westlimit=-5.4271;
Dataset Date dc.coverage.temporal 2010-05-27
Date Accessioned 2012-07-31T11:14:53Z
Date Available 2012-07-31T11:14:53Z
Date Issued 2012-07-31
Data Set dc.identifier
Permanent Identifier dc.identifier.uri
Lineage dc.description EEA standard re-use policy: unless otherwise indicated, re-use of content on the EEA website for commercial or non-commercial purposes is permitted free of charge, provided that the source is acknowledged ( Copyright holder: European Environment Agency.
Abstract dc.description.abstract Large lakes are lakes that have a surface area larger than 500 km2. The definitions are from the WISE GIS guidance document. The main purpose of the data sets is to provide a cartographic background. To have a visually uninterrupted hydrographic network the feature layers should be used in combination with Transitional waters. For more information about European waters, please visit the WISE portal.Change compared to version 1.0: In version 1.1 one erroneous feature was deleted in the Large lakes dataset. This data is in EPSG:3035 Coordinate reference system and is at roughly 1:10000000 Scale (accuracy 5000m. Please attribute the EEA as the source of this data when re-using it.
Format dc.format ESRI Shapefile
Language dc.language.iso en
Additional Licence Information dc.rights This data is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 license whose full text can be found at
Subject dc.subject Lakes
Additional Keyword dc.subject.classification Environment
Additional Keyword dc.subject.classification Inland Waters
Title dc.title WISE Main Lakes v01_0209
Type dc.type GIS vector data

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