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Title: Future water resources in the Thames Region : a strategy for sustainable management : summary document
Author: National Rivers Authority Thames Region
Document Type: Monograph
Annotation: EA additional title info: June 1994
Abstract:
Future Water Resources In The Thames Region sets out a strategy for the future planning and sustainable management of water resources to meet the reasonable needs of public water supplies, industry and agriculture in the region. The strategy aims to: sustain the natural resource for future use; provide a flexible framework for water resources management and development in the region; secure proper safeguards for the water environment; identify opportunities to enhance the water environment, particularly in association with new schemes but also to address existing problems such as low flow rivers; respond to the reasonable expectations of social and economic development. In March 1994 the NRA published Water: Natures Precious Resource addressing the future management and development of water resources in England and Wales. A number of key policies and issues were identified: sustainable development; precautionary principle; managing demand; and new schemes.
Publisher: National Rivers Authority
Publication Date: 1994
Publication Place: Reading
Subject Keywords: Water resourcesWater supplySustainable developmentWater management
Geographic Keywords: EA South EastThames
Extent: n.p. [12]
Permalink: http://www.environmentdata.org/archive/ealit:3251
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