Exceedance of the critical loads for eutrophication in Europe (as average accumulated exceedances), 2004
Exceedances can only be found in southern Norway. For the Northern part of Belgium, the critical load for nutrient nitrogen is exceeded by more than 800 equivalents nitrogen per hectare and year (nitrogen is the sum of airborne nitrate-N and ammonium-N deposited).
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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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