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DATA ELEMENT WITH QUANTITATIVE VALUES

Identifier SITE_CODE
Short name SITE_CODE
RegistrationStatus Released 18 January 2013
Reference URL http://dd.eionet.europa.eu/dataelements/latest/SITE_CODE
Name SITE_CODE
Definition Unique record identifier within the CDDA data base for nationally designated areas.
Methodology for obtaining data This field may NOT be changed as it forms the link to the source data base.

For newly created sites, free site codes must be requested by an appointed Reportnet user (NFP, NRC for biodiversity) from site code distribution web service at http://dd.eionet.europa.eu/services/siteCodes.

If sites are to be merged or a site needs to be split in to more different parts, ETC/BD should be consulted on how to proceed with the site codes.
Datatype integer
Maximum size 10
Public or Internal Public attribute
Responsible
CheckInNo 2

Tables using this common element

Table Dataset Owner
Site boundaries CDDA roekama
Sites CDDA roekama