Basin


Updated on 13/07/2018
Illustration
Les bassins au sens de la DCE
Définition
Sens technique
The largest French hydrographic area for water planning and management. The Master Plan for Water Development and Management (SDAGE) and its programme of measures are drafted on the scale of a basin or group of basins. The major stakeholders in water management which are basin committees, basin coordinator prefects, basin delegations and the water agencies operate on this scale. There are fourteen basins or groups of basins in France.
Source
According to the Ministry for the Environment and AFB
Termes associés à des définitions du Sandre
Translations
Review status
Soumis au comité de relecture.