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Title: River Avon : catchment action plan
Author: National Rivers Authority South West Region
Document Type: Monograph
Abstract:
The River Avon in South Devon is an important salmon river. The catchment also includes Slapton Ley which is of international importance as a field study centre and a Site of Special Scientific Interest. In recent years water quality of the river and eutrophic conditions, including development of blue-green algae, have given cause for concern in Slapton Ley. The aims of the plan are to maintain satisfactory salmonid stocks; investigate and remedy water quality problems; achieve water quality objectives and protect the catchment from environmental abuse.
Publisher: National Rivers Authority
Publication Date: [1991]
Publication Place: Exeter
Subject Keywords: RiversCatchment Management PlansAction plansWater qualitySalmon fisheries
Geographic Keywords: EA South WestDevonAvon (Devon)South Devon catchment
Extent: n.p. [24]
Permalink: http://www.environmentdata.org/archive/ealit:2610
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