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Network of Water Bodies Catchments
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A tab-delimited file with a directed acyclic graph (network) of the extended water-body catchments in Germany. It was derived from a validated network of the underlying drainage basins.

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Gewässerkörper , routing , Water bodies
Inland Waters
inland water features, drainage systems and their characteristics. Examples: rivers and glaciers, salt lakes, water utilization plans, dams, currents, floods, water quality, hydrographic charts
Andreas Gericke, Judith Mahnkopf, Markus Venohr. Catchments of German Surface Water Bodies, Hydrological Processes, doi:10.1002/hyp.14272
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Data Is Updated As Deemed Necessary

<p>Routing of the Catchments of German Surface Water Bodies, refer to their WB attribute</p>

Data Quality
<p>Misses 3 extended water-body codes of the Dortmund-Ems-Kanal due to three unresolved cycles in the network of the drainage basins:</p> <p>- DE_RW_DENW70501_14_50!!B+G<br />- DE_RW_DENW70501_14_50!!E+I<br />- DE_RW_DENW70501_50_120!!A</p> <p>Other segments of the original water-body codes (i.e. DE_RW_DENW70501_14_50 and DE_RW_DENW70501_50_120) are in the network.</p> <p>In some cases the network deviates from the water-body geometry. The network is not reliable along canals and does not contain splittings.&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>
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<p>Outlets, i.e. coastal areas or foreign water bodies, marked as to="--".</p>

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