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A significant inland standing body of freshwater completely surrounded by land but free of emerging vegetation. This includes lakes and artificial reservoirs. Open water bodies have to be reported separately from vegetated wetlands. The term open water body is used synonymously with the term lake water body as used in the 6.3.2 methodology. Metadata:,,

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Produced municipal wastewater Treated municipal wastewater Proportion of bodies of water with good ambient water quality (SDG 6.3.2) Nationally derived percentage of water bodies with good quality

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