Classifications data for Nene Management Catchment

Classification data is a method for distinguishing the environmental condition or "status" of water bodies and putting them into one category or another.

Number of water bodies

Water body categoriesNaturalArtificialHeavily modifiedTotal
River, canals and surface water transfers4441159
Lake0224
Coastal0000
Estuarine0000
Groundwater0000
Total4461363

Ecological status for surface waters

Ecological status or potentialBadPoorModerateGoodHighTotal
Number of water bodies323316063
Number of water body elements8586889304527

Chemical status for surface waters

Chemical statusFailGoodTotal
Number of water bodies63063
Number of water body elements169653822

Why do all water bodies have a chemical status of fail?

Quantitative status for groundwater

Quantitative statusPoorGoodTotal
Number of water bodies000
Number of water body elements000

Chemical status for groundwater

Chemical statusPoorGoodTotal
Number of water bodies000
Number of water body elements000