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Title: River Cherwell catchment review
Author: National Rivers Authority Thames Region
Document Type: Monograph
Annotation: EA additional title info: April 1994
This review provides a summary of catchment statistics, issues, current and future proposed NRA activity in order to achieve a broad awareness of potential cross functional opportunities and constraints. The document will also form the basis of the full Cherwell Catchment Management Plan due to start in August 1994, which will provide the focus for those concerned with the future health of the water environment of the River Cherwell. This report summarises the natural features of the Cherwell Catchment as follows: Area, population, rivers and water bodies; Land use planning; Geology and topography; Water Quality; Water Resources; Flood Defence; Conservation and Fisheries; Navigation and Recreation.
Publisher: National Rivers Authority
Publication Date: 1994
Publication Place: Reading
Subject Keywords: Catchment managementRiversLand use planningNature conservationRiver fisheriesFlood risk managementRecreationWater qualityPollution control
Geographic Keywords: Cherwell catchmentCherwell (river)OxfordBanbury Reservoir
Extent: 21
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