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Coast and river protective works (Pmhd)

Scope Note
Structures to retain water; Refer also to Pdx: EMBANKMENTS AND RETAINING WALLS
Definition
Coast and river structures intended to retain water. (Source: TRT SN)
Use For
Bank protective works
Coastal structures
River protective works
Shore protective works
Broader Term
Hydraulic structures (Pmh)
Narrower Terms
Berms (Pmhdb)
Breakwaters (Pmhdc)
Bulkheads (Hydraulics) (Pmhdd)
Dikes (Pmhdh)
Groins (Hydraulics) (Pmhdj)
Jetties (Pmhdk)
Levees (Pmhdm)
Polders (Pmhdp)
Revetments (Pmhdr)
Riprap (Pmhdt)
Sea walls (Pmhdv)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Harbors (Pmhb)
Lighthouses (Pmhe)
Canals and waterways (Pmhj)
Dams (Pmhm)
Irrigation and drainage structures (Pmhp)
Water supply and distribution structures (Pmhs)
Sewerage structures (Pmhv)
Offshore structures (Pmhy)