BOD5 concentrations in rivers between 2001 and 2006 in European countries
Concentrations by countries are expressed as the mean of the annual mean concentrations for the period 2001 to 2006. The figure shows the same number of stations per country as included in regions of Europe of Fig. 2 using consistent time series trends between 1992 and 2006 (Northern, Western and Eastern Europe), between 2000 and 2006 (Southern Europe) and between 2001 and 2006 (Southeastern Europe). Countries with shorter consistent time series as given in Fig. 2 are added in this figure. These are Belgium (BE) (2001-2006), Croatia (HR) (2003-2006), Germany (DE) (2005-2006), Poland (PL) (1997-2006) and Serbia (RS) (2004-2006). In the brackets, the periods are noted for which consistent time series trends have been calculated using only stations that have recorded concentrations for each year included in the time series. Mean concentrations of Macedonia, FYR (MK) are excluded from the graph having higher concentrations than the figure maximum (5 mg O2/l): 7,38 (2001), 9,17 (2002), 6,10 (2003), 8,49 (2004), 6,54 (2005), 7,13 (2006).
- 31 Jan 2008 - Concentration of BOD5 in rivers in different countries between 1992 and 2005, shown in consequent time intervals.
- 01 Feb 2006 - Trends in the concentration of BOD in rivers and between 1992 and 2003 in different countries
- 21 Mar 2005 - Trends in the concentration of BOD in rivers and between 1992 and 2002 in different countries
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This briefing is part of the EEA's report The European Environment - State and Outlook 2015. The EEA is an official agency of the EU, tasked with providing information on Europe’s environment.
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