Proportion of total number of classified water bodies with identified significant pressures (left column) and impacts (right column), for rivers, lakes, coastal waters, and transitional waters
See the EEA ETC/ICM technical report for more details and the methodology used for assessing pressures and impacts (EEA ETC/ICM, 2012a).The percentage is calculated against the total number of classified surface water bodies in Member States reporting the specific pressure or impact type. The proportion of water bodies without any pressures or impacts is illustrated using blue bars. The number of Member States included is indicated in parentheses.
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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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