Data name: 
SDD (Small dams index)
Data Category: 
infrastructure
Data Type: 
vector
Data Format: 
shp zip
Data Keywords: 
WATER
WATER_DAM
DAM
RESERVOIR
Data Last Access: 
Thursday, 9 August, 2018
Data Credits: 
Mantel S.K., Rivers-Moore N.A. and Ramulifho P. (2017) Small dams need consideration in riverscape conservation assessments. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 2017: 1–7; https://doi.org/10.1002/aqc.2739.
Data Availability: 
FREE
Data temporal frequency: 
static
Data Spatial Extent: 
Data Region of Interest: 
South Africa
Data Short Description: 
SDD (Small dams index) defined as the number of small damos per square root of basin area
Data Extended Description: 
SDD (Small dams index) defined as the number of small damos per square root of basin area. See the research article cited in the 'Credits' filed. The index is calculated per each quaternary basin of South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland.