Challenges data for Wear Middle Operational Catchment

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Reasons for not achieving good (RNAG) and reasons for deterioration (RFD) record the source, activity and sector involved in causing an element to be at less than good status.

Find out more information on the challenges in the Summary of the draft river basin management plans document.

Reasons for not achieving good status by business sector

The issues preventing waters reaching good status and the sectors identified as contributing to them. The numbers in the table are individual counts of the reasons for not achieving good status with a confidence status of 'confirmed' and 'probable', where the latest classification is less than good status. There may be more than one reason in a single water body. Note, table does not include reasons for deterioration.

Significant water management issueChanges to the natural flow and level of waterInvasive non-native speciesPhysical modificationsPollution from abandoned minesPollution from rural areasPollution from towns, cities and transportPollution from waste water
Agriculture and rural land management0010200
Domestic general public0000000
Industry0000000
Local & central government0010000
Mining and quarrying00010000
Navigation0000000
No sector responsible0100000
Other0000000
Recreation0000000
Sector under investigation0010000
Urban and transport0020000
Waste treatment and disposal0000000
Water Industry0000013
Total01510213

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