Environmentally sensitive zones

From WaterWiki.net

Jump to: navigation, search

Terms & Synonyms

Official WHO Definition

This refers to water bodies, such as rivers, lakes and seas, that are sensitive to addition of nutrients (nitrogen and phosphorus) (UNEP 2000). See eutrophication

Other Definitions


Interpretations and Explanations


UNEP (2000) International source book on environmentally sound technologies for wastewater and stormwater management

WHO Lexicon page (translations and examples)

See also

External Resources


5703 Rating: 2.4/5 (23 votes cast)