Waste infographic 2013

Infographic on waste generation and management in Ireland

Year: 2013

Infographic with information on waste generation and management in Ireland

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Investigations of Animal Health Problems at Askeaton, County Limerick

Year: 2013

The five-volume report (plus a Summary document) gives an account of the investigations into animal health problems in the Askeaton area of Co. Limerick, carried out in the period 1995—1998. The volumes are as follows: Main Report (and Summary); Animal Health; Soil, Herbage, Feed & Water; Human Health; Environmental Quality.

Ambient Air Monitoring in Shannon

Year: 2013

Ambient Air Monitoring at Shannon, Co. Clare

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Ireland's Environment 2012 - An Assessment

Year: 2013

Ireland's Environment 2012 provides an integrated assessment of the overall quality of Ireland's environment, the pressures being placed on it and the societal responses to current and emerging environmental issues.

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The Quality of Bathing Water in Ireland 2012

Year: 2013

The monitoring of water quality at 136 identified bathing waters in 2012 is governed by the new Bathing Water Quality Regulations 2008 (S.I 79 of 2008) which transposed the new EU Directive on bathing water (2006/7/EC). The 2006 Directive gives stronger focus on the protection of public health, a proactive approach to the management of bathing water quality and greater public participation.

Report on Ambient Air Quality in Ringsend, Dublin 4

Year: 2013

Report on Ambient Air Quality in Ringsend, Dublin 4

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National Waste Report 2011

Year: 2013

This report presents information on waste generation and management in 2011. The report illustrates progress towards meeting EU recovery, recycling and diversion from landfill targets. This download version was updated on 12 November 2013, to correct typographical errors identified since publication in March 2013.

Summary Statistics for Estuaries and Coastal Waters 2007-2009

Appendix 5.1 of Water Quality in Ireland 2007-2009: Summary statistics for individual transitional and coastal water bodies assessed between 2007-2009., January 2013

Year: 2013

The monitoring results for 89 Irish transitional (estuarine) and coastal waterbodies 2007-2009 are summarised. The results should be read in conjunction with Chapter 5 of Water Quality in Ireland 2007-2009.

Irish Lake Trophic Status and Ecological Status 2007-2009

Appendix 4.1 of Water Quality in Ireland 2007-2009: Irish Lake Trophic Status and Ecological Status 2007-2009, January 2013

Year: 2013

Trophic status for 222 lakes determined by chlorophyll, total phosphorus, transparency and ecological status by a fuller suite of biological quality elements. Read in conjunction with main report Chapter Four.

Compendium of River Water Chemistry 2007-2009

Appendix 3-3 of Water Quality in Ireland 2007-2009, January 2013

Year: 2013

Statistics for individual river sites monitored for WFD purposes.

River Status Assessment

Appendix 3.1 of Water Quality in Ireland 2007-2009, January 2013

Year: 2013

An overview of the approach to defining ecological status for the Water Framework Directive is given. the distinction between water quality sensu strictu and ecological status is made and chemical status is also discussed.

Protocol for the Investigative Approach to Serious Animal/Human Health Problems

Year: 2013

The protocol outlines details of a system for investigating serious animal and human health problems which may arise and for which explanations are not readily obvious.

Salinity related DIN and MRP values for WFD

Year: 2013

Salinity related DIN and MRP values for WFD

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) And Climate Change: Guidance For Practitioners

Year: 2013

This leaflet explains how climate change issues can be considered in strategic environmental assessment (SEA), with particular reference to the requirements of European Directive 2001/42/EC (the "SEA Directive"). It explains what climate change impacts are and how they can be described, predicted and addressed.

Synthesis Report On Developing A Strategic Environmental Assessment (Sea) Methodologies For Plans And Programmes In Ireland

Year: 2013

To successfully implement the SEA Directive requirements, plan-makers need to apply best practice techniques where possible. This should be part of an overall approach that makes it easy to comply with the SEA Directive and which also promotes sustainable development. This project aims to develop an SEA methodology that meets these goals.

SEA Process Checklist - Consultation Draft

Consultation Draft of the EPA's SEA Process Checklist to assist in undertaking a full SEA, January 2013

Year: 2013

Consultation Draft of the Environmental Protection Agency's SEA Process Checklist to assist in undertaking a full SEA

Shellfish Impact Assessment Guidance

Year: 2013

Guidance on Conducting an Assessment of the Impact of Discharges from a Waste Water Work on the Microbiological Quality of Shellfish in Adjacent Designated Shellfish Waters.

Certificate of Registration Application Process - Local Authority

Year: 2013

This Flowchart outlines the Application process for the Certification of Registration from start to finish with all of the different options through-out the process.

Waste Water Characterisation Study 2012

Effluent Characterisation Study Part A: WWTP Characterisation - Final Report, December 2012

Year: 2012

In June 2011, the EPA initiated a national wastewater monitoring study to facilitate reporting of Priority substances/PRTR pollutants by local authorities, regarding their EPA licensed wastewater treatment plants.

Assessment and Forecasting of Drought Flow Conditions in Irish Rivers

An assessment of drought flow conditions in Irish Rivers in the years 1989, 1990 and 1991 including a comparison with 1975 and 1976, December 2012

Year: 2012

The most severe drought flows recorded occurred in 1975 and 1976. The climatic conditions that caused those droughts are examined in this document. The drought flows of 1989, 1990 and 1991 are compared with 1975 and 1976.

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