EUNIS habitat classification 2012 > J - Constructed, industrial and other artificial habitats > J5 - Highly artificial man-made waters and associated structures

Highly artificial man-made waters and associated structures

English name: Highly artificial man-made waters and associated structures

Description (English)

Inland artificial waterbodies with wholly-constructed beds or heavily contaminated water, and their associated conduits and containers. Includes saltworks by the coast. Excludes man-made but semi-natural waterbodies (C1, C2, C3).

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code J5

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 89 Industrial lagoons and reservoirs, canals narrower
CORINE Land Cover 1.2.1. Industrial or commercial units n/a
CORINE Land Cover 5.1.1. Water courses n/a
CORINE Land Cover 4.2.2. Salines n/a
CORINE Land Cover 5.1.2. Water bodies n/a
Phase 1 habitat classification (UK) 1993 G2 Running water n/a
Phase 1 habitat classification (UK) 1993 G1 Standing water overlap
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 9.2.4.2 Réservoir, piscine same
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 1.0 Eaux stériles, très polluées same
Biotopes of Slovakia 1996 8170000 Hat - zdrž n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 J5 Highly artificial man-made waters and associated structures same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 J5 Highly artificial man-made waters and associated structures same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 J5 Highly artificial man-made waters and associated structures same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 J5 Highly artificial man-made waters and associated structures same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 J5 Highly artificial man-made waters and associated structures same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 J4 Very artificial man-made waters same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 89 Part of Industrial lagoons and reservoirs, canals narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 89 Part of Industrial lagoons and reservoirs, canals narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 89   narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 89   narrower
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 89   narrower
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