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Title: The Esk catchment (river factfiles)
Author: Environment Agency North East Region
Document Type: Monograph
This booklet aims to analyse different environmental issues of the Esk catchment. The River Esk rises on the North York Moors and is the only major river in Yorkshire that drains directly into the North Sea. This catchment is mainly rural with the river passing through small communities as it makes its way to the sea at Whitby. The main industries are based around tourism, agriculture and mainly livestock farming.
Publisher: Environment Agency
Publication Date: [after 1996]
Publication Place: Leeds
Subject Keywords: RiversCatchment basinsInformation disseminationEnvironmental factors
Geographic Keywords: EA Yorkshire and North EastEsk (North Yorkshire)North YorkshireEsk and Coast catchment
Extent: 9
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