This section provides you with:

  • Water Themes - covers lakes & reservoirs, rivers, wetlands, groundwater, coasts & estuaries, and sources of pollution. You can find information on the issues facing these water bodies, together with links to many appropriate organisations, websites, plus references. There is also generic information on the hydrological cycle, water treatment and supply, and sewage treatment.
  • Glossary – of terms commonly used in the Water Framework Directive and water environment topics.
  • Useful Links – a comprehensive list of website addresses in relation to water environment related matters. This includes government organisations in the UK and Ireland, EU links, WFD links, water companies, other water industry groups, professional associations, societies, trusts, charities, education, and more.



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