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Title: A litter assessment of two major tributaries of the Taff, the Cynon and the Rhondda : surveyed March - April 1990
Author: National Rivers Authority Welsh Region
Document Type: Monograph
Abstract:
One of the conclusions drawn from the Taff Litter investigation (Davies,1989) was that the major tributaries of the Taff (the Cynon and the Rhondda) import a significant quantity of litter into the main river and that this required further investigation. The assumption was made that if the tributaries have a major litter problem, similar to the Taff, then under high flows this would have a knock-on effect on the Taff. Consequently, a bankside litter assessment of the tributaries was carried out, using the same methodology as in the Taff Litter survey.
Publisher: National Rivers Authority
Publication Date: 1991
Publication Place: Cardiff
Subject Keywords: RiversCatchment basinsHuman behaviourWaste disposalEnvironmental impactSurveys
Geographic Keywords: WalesLoughor to Taf catchment
Extent: 30; + appendices
Permalink: http://www.environmentdata.org/archive/ealit:3108
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