Object Class: Depth area
ENC Group 1 if Area Object
Acronym: DEPARE (L,A)
Set Attribute_A: *DRVAL1; *DRVAL2; QUASOU; SOUACC; VERDAT;
Set Attribute_B: INFORM; NINFOM; NTXTDS; SCAMAX; SCAMIN; TXTDSC;
Set Attribute_C: RECDAT; RECIND; SORDAT; SORIND;
A depth area is a water area whose depth is within a defined range of values.
INT 1: not specified;
M-4: not specified;
Intertidal areas are encoded as depth areas. These do not have to include soundings.
The depth range within a depth area is defined by the attributes 'DRVAL1' and 'DRVAL2'.
Distinction: depth contour; dredged area; sounding; obstruction; sea area/named water area; unsurveyed area; wreck;