The aim of the Water Framework Directive is to promote good water quality in all European water bodies by managing water bodies, i.e. lakes, rivers, groundwater bodies, transitional waters and coastal waters. Water body management poses a major challenge indensely populated countries such as Germany. Stewardship of water resources is of paramount importance through out Europe and for all EU environmental policies now and in the future.
Water Framework Directive - The way towards healthy waters
Result of the German river basin management plans 2009
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Sandra Richter, Jeanette Völker
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