Classifications data for Tamar Management Catchment

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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 transfers490352
Lake1304
Coastal0000
Estuarine0000
Groundwater0000
Total503356

Ecological status for surface waters

Ecological status or potentialBadPoorModerateGoodHighTotal
Number of water bodies173513056
Number of water body elements2107381367533

Chemical status for surface waters

Chemical statusFailGoodTotal
Number of water bodies56056
Number of water body elements122626748

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