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Title: Water resources for the future : a strategy for the West Midlands
Author: Environment Agency West Midlands Region
Document Type: Monograph
Annotation: EA additional title info: March 2001
Abstract:
This brief Environment Agency leaflet describes Agency's strategies for managing water resources in the West Midlands Region. This leaflet summarises the strategy for West Midlands. The West Midlands extends over about half of the Agency's Midlands Region, and roughly a tenth of the Environment Agency Wales water management area. Principal rivers in the West Midlands are the Rivers Wye, Severn, Avon, Stour, Tern, Teme, Trent, Sow, Dove, Tame, and their sub-catchments. The West Midlands landscape ranges from the rolling hills of Herefordshire and the Malverns, to the intensively farmed agricultural plains of the Shropshire Plain and Vale of Evesham, to the urban expanse of the Birmingham conurbation. The Agency's strategy reflects these issues. It looks 25 years ahead, and considers the many changes that may occur over this time. Its vision is: Enough water for all human uses with an Improved water environment.
Publisher: Environment Agency
Publication Date: 2001
Publication Place: Solihull
Subject Keywords: Water resourcesStrategies
Geographic Keywords: EA MidlandsWest Midlands
Extent: 12
Permalink: http://www.environmentdata.org/archive/ealit:2075
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