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Marine and Freshwater

Definition(s)

Structure constructed across a watercourse or stream channel. (Source: GEMET/LANDY)

In other languages

French
barrage
Russian
дамба
Spanish
presas
Chinese, Simplified
水坝
Arabic
سد

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with dam

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Basel Convention
Stockholm Convention
Rotterdam Convention