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Title: Pesticides in major aquifers (Report 17)
Author: I. Clark
Author: J. Turrell
Author: M. Fielding
Author: D.B. Oakes
Author: I. Wilson
Author: L. Tayle
Document Type: Monograph
Abstract:
The National Rivers Authority (NRA) recognises the threat pesticides pose to aquifers across England and Wales. As a result, the NRA has continued to investigate the problems in the Granta Catchment. The objectives of this work are: to determine the fate and transport of selected priority pesticides in surface and groundwater; to relate measured levels of pesticides to their patterns of use and physico-chemical properties; to developed predictive models of pesticide transport and fate.
Publisher: National Rivers Authority
Publication Date: 1995
Publication Place: Bristol
Subject Keywords: PesticidesMethodologyModellingWater qualityGroundwaterSurface waterLand useWater monitoringSoil pollution
Geographic Keywords: GrantaCam and Ely Ouse catchmentEssex
Extent: 24
Permalink: http://www.environmentdata.org/archive/ealit:2301
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