Hydrology - lakes

The lake database from the Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate includes (dot) information linked with all lakes larger than 2500 m2 with associated national serial numbers, **vatn_lnr**. This database includes data for approx. 243,000 lakes. Attribute data is made up of information such as watercourse no., hydroelectric power reservoir no., name hierarchy and municipality no.

Status: Submitted

Submitter: Norwegian Mapping Authority

Owner: Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate

Version number 1

Updated: 4/8/2020 4:14:36 AM

Usage

**Vatn_lnr** (serial number for water) is used in many contexts as a unique national identifier for lakes. The Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate accepts no liability for damage or injuries due to errors in data and incorrect use of data.

Theme: Nature

In scope of Inspire Directive: No

DOK according to KMD-definitions: No

In scope of Norway digital agreement: Yes

Land-use plans subject to law (PBL): No

In scope of the Geodata Act: No

Mareano: No

Ecological Base Map: No

DOK-status

DOK-status: Proposal

DOK-status date approved:

Updated: 4/8/2020 4:14:36 AM

Geodatalov status

ASSESSMENT POINT
STATUS VALUE
COMMENT
Metadata
good
Product spesification
deficient
SOSI requirement status
useable
GML requirement status
deficient
WMS status
useable
WFS status
deficient
ATOM feed status
deficient
Nedlastingskrav status
deficient