Phosphorus concentrations in lakes (total phosphorus) between 1992 and 2010 in different geographical regions of Europe.

Figure Created 23 Sep 2012 Published 13 Nov 2012 Last modified 29 Nov 2012
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The data series per region are calculated as the average of the annual mean for river monitoring stations in the region. Only complete series after inter/extrapolation are included (see indicator specification). There were no stations with complete series after inter/extrapolation in the South and Southeast regions. The number of lake monitoring stations included per geographical region is given in parentheses

European data


Additional information

East: EE (8), LT (4), LV (1), SI (2).

North: FI (180), SE (97).

West: AT (5), CH (17), DE (7), DK (20), IE (6), NL (5), UK (4).


Geographic coverage

Temporal coverage