The dataset consists of the following information: - GIS generated codes (FID, AF_WTR_ID);- Area of the waterbody (SQKM);-
Name of waterbody (NAME_OF_WA);- Type of waterbody (TYP_OF_WA).
For a wider distribution and to support other projects at FAO this map is also distributed in a DVD as part of a publication
entitled: "Jenness, J.; Dooley, J.; Aguilar-Manjarrez, J.; Riva, C. African Water Resource Database. GIS-based tools for
inland aquatic resource management. 2. Technical manual and workbook. CIFA Technical Paper. No. 33, Part 2. Rome, FAO. 2007.