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BD5104: Restoration of blanket bog vegetation for biodiversity, carbon storage and water regulation
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2011 To 2017, Cost £979,326
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   Management and Restoration of Semi-Natural Habitat
Keywords:  
 
 
LM0304: Phase 2 of the Demonstration test catchment Project
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2015 To 2017, Cost £2,062,454
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Keywords:  
 
 
LM0308: Developing more effective models for managing water from the local to the national scale from a risk and pollution perspective
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2014 To 2017, Cost £631,606
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Keywords:  
 
 
LM0439: Assessing the (current and future) resource protection benefits of AE through water quality monitoring - Non R&D
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2014 To 2015, Cost £112,746
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Keywords:  
 
 
ME2207: Modelling the Impact of UK Nutrients on other Member State
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2009, Cost £300,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   CEFAS
Field of Study:   Environmental Protection - Marine
Theme:   Assessment of inputs to sea: Eutrophication
Keywords:  
Agriculture and Water Quality, Environmental monitoring, Environmental Protection, Eutrophication, Marine Monitoring, Water quality monitoring
 
 
PS2019: Low drift rating of broadcast air-assisted sprayers for UK horticulture: a review to establish LERAP reduced drift status.
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2009, Cost £20,901
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   East Malling Research
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Theme:   Pesticide Application Technology
Keywords:  
Agricultural Land, Crops, Decision Making, Agriculture and Water Quality, Environmental Impact, Environmental Protection, Equipment Design, Farming, Field Measurements, Fruit, Horticulture, Land, Mitigation, Application, Pesticide use, Water, Water Quality, Biodiversity
 
 
PS2215: The use and long-term operation of Biobeds for the safe disposal of dilute pesticide waste and equipment washings
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2009, Cost £125,860
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Theme:   Environmental Fate and Behaviour
Keywords:  
Agricultural Land, Agricultural Waste, Agriculture and Water Quality, Environment, Leachate, Monitoring and evaluation, Application, Pest and Weed Control, Pesticide use, Pesticides, Plants and Animals, Waste Management, Water, Water Pollution
 
 
PS2236: Provision of ongoing support to PSD for issues related to regulatory use of the HardSPEC model
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2011, Cost £66,682
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Cranfield
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Theme:   Environmental Fate and Behaviour
Keywords:  
Climate and Weather, Decision Support Tools, Agriculture and Water Quality, Environmental Impact, Environmental Protection, Amenity, Herbicide use, Modelling, Pesticide use, Pollution, Technology Transfer, Water Pollution, Water Quality
 
 
PS2238: Assessing the Impact of Minor Plant Protection Products Usage
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2010 To 2011, Cost £148,515
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Theme:   Environmental Fate and Behaviour
Keywords:  
Crop Pests, Decision Support Tools, Development of tools - facilitate behaviour change, Agriculture and Water Quality, Agri-Environment, Environmental Effects, Environmental Impact, Environmental Protection, Horticulture, Pest and Weed Control, Pesticide use, Pesticides, Plants and Animals, Water Framework Directive
 
 
PS2247: Evaluation of the use of detention ponds to mitigate transfer of pesticides to surface waters via drainflow
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2011 To 2014, Cost £377,660
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University of York
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Theme:   Environmental Fate and Behaviour
Keywords:  
Agriculture, Diffuse Pollution, Agriculture and Water Quality, Environment, Farm Management, Mitigation, Pesticide Residues, Water, Water Framework Directive
 
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