The restoration of Loch Leven, Scotland, UK

D'Arcy, B.J.; May, L.; Long, J.; Fozzard, I.R.; Greig, S.; Brachet, A.. 2006 The restoration of Loch Leven, Scotland, UK. Water Science and Technology, 53 (10). 183-191.

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This paper reviews the progress made towards the restoration of Loch Leven, the largest lake in lowland Scotland, over the last 20 years. In particular, the importance of direct regulation and of setting water quality objectives and targets is examined. Various means of engaging with stakeholders and the general public are also considered. Success criteria and catchment management initiatives are described and briefly reviewed.

Item Type: Publication - Article
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Programmes: CEH Topics & Objectives 2009 - 2012 > Water > WA Topic 2 - Ecohydrological Processes > WA - 2.3 - Assess the responses of river, lake and wetland ecosystems to ecohydrological drivers
UKCEH and CEH Sections/Science Areas: Watt
ISSN: 0273-1223
Additional Keywords: Loch Leven, restoration
NORA Subject Terms: Ecology and Environment
Date made live: 25 Oct 2017 13:49 +0 (UTC)

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