Classifications data for Plym Operational 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 transfers2024
Lake0101
Coastal0000
Estuarine0000
Groundwater0000
Total2125

Ecological status for surface waters

Ecological status or potentialBadPoorModerateGoodHighTotal
Number of water bodies004105
Number of water body elements006104258

Chemical status for surface waters

Chemical statusFailGoodTotal
Number of water bodies505
Number of water body elements1189100

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