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NATURAL REGION - Humanities

Field label
NATURAL REGION
Field mnemonic
NR
Field name
  • Natural Region
  • Région naturelle
Field definition
This field indicates the name of the natural region, conservation authority area, or river drainage basin or valley where the object was found.
Heading
ORIGIN/USE FIELDS
Comments
NOTE: This field has NOT been updated as part of the May 2010 Data Dictionary update. Priority for the Data Dictionary update was given to those fields that are required or strongly recommended for Artefacts Canada contribution. The Entry Rules for this field will be updated at a later date. This field was added to Artefacts Canada in 2009 as a result of a recommendation by the CHIN Standards Working Groups.
Entry rules
Enter the name of the natural region. User defined keywords will produce better results upon retrieval.
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • Fraser Canyon
  • Gatineau Hills
  • Mackenzie Delta
  • Seaway Valley
  • canyon du Fraser
  • collines de la Gatineau
  • delta du Mackenzie
  • vallée du Saint-Laurent
Discipline
  • Archaeology
Source
  • Archaeology (Specimens) Task Force
Field label (French)
REGION NATURELLE
Field mnemonic (French)
RN

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