Agriculture and WFD reduction targets for nutrients in regional waters

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Reaching the ecological targets of the Water Framework Directive will require efforts by agriculture in order to reduce nitrogen and phosphorus loads on surface waters. The question is how much the loads by leaching and run-off from agricultural land need to be reduced, and what is the effectiveness of possible measures.
Original languageEnglish
JournalWater Matters : Knowledge Journal for Water Professionals
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2017

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