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Effects of managing water tables to maintain or enhance ecological diversity within discrete catchments - hydrology - BD0205

Description
The main objective is to estabish the effectiveness of policies to enhance ecological diversity of wetland habitats within Environmentally Sensitive Area (ESA`s) by modelling the implications of water management regimes for ecological diversity and agriculture.
Objective
The main objective is the estabish the effectiveness of policies to enhance ecological diversity of wetland habitats within Environmentally Sensitive Area (ESA's) by modelling the implications of water management regimes for ecological diversity and agricultural opportunity within discrete catchments
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1993

To: 1996

Cost: £117,000
Contractor / Funded Organisations
ADAS UK Ltd.
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Fields of Study
Environmental Stewardship