Title: Proposals for Ecological Quality Standards for Water 
Resource Type: document --> regulations 
Country: United Kingdom 
Year: 2006 
Availability: UK Technical Advisory Group Consultation Proposals January 2006 
Author 1/Producer: UK Technical Advisory Group (on implementation of the Water Framework Directive) - UK-TAG 
Author / Producer Type: Agency, regulator or other governmental or inter-governmental body 
Publisher: UKTAG 
Publisher City: SNIFFER, First Floor, Greenside House, 25 Greenside Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AA 
Report / download web link (=direct link): http://www.wfduk.org/stakeholder_reviews/  
Format (e.g. PDF): PDF 
Size: (e.g. 20mb) 600 
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Contaminated land-->policy and regulatory
Diffuse pollution-->Regulation
Groundwater protection-->Groundwater protection overview
Groundwater protection-->Monitoring-->Monitoring overview
Sediments
Soil-->Soil Overview
Water and sanitation-->Water and sanitation Overview
Water resources and their management -->Water resources and their management Overview
 
Short description: UKTAG consists of experts from the UK conservation and environment agencies and the Department of Environment and Local Government for the Republic of Ireland This report presents the first set of environmental standards and conditions proposed by the UKTAG. It defines environmental conditions that will support healthy communities of aquatic plants and animals. It covers standards for water quality, and for water flow and water levels. It also proposes a system for assessing the structure and condition of the beds and banks of rivers. 
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UK Technical Advisory Group Proposals for Ecological Quality Standards for Water
Submitted By: Professor Paul Bardos WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 09/02/2006