All life relies on water for health and wellbeing. However where does this water come from and how can we, as mankind, manage water resources, the environment around them and ultimately improve the water, the ecology and the environment as a whole?
Learning Outcome 5 - Practical Management of Water Resources
Watch the following video which outlines the European Water Framework Directive. Once you have watched this, make a list of activities within your area that could affect water quality in the various water bodies within that area.
Each member state, is required, under the European Water Framework Directive, to implement River Basin Management Plans (RBMP). Click on the following link and research your country's River Basin Planning.