Water quality assessment and European water framework directive

Scott, E. M. and Gemmell, J. C. (2013) Water quality assessment and European water framework directive. In: El-Shaarawi, A.H. and Piegorsch, W.W. (eds.) Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. Wiley: Chichester, West Sussex, pp. 2908-2915. ISBN 9780470973882 (doi:10.1002/9780470057339.vnn006)

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Abstract

Water quality assessment is carried out in a spatiotemporal framework, following guidelines and procedures described by regulations such as the EU Water Framework Directive (WFD) (2000) and the US Clean Water Act (1972, and those that follow). This assessment presents a number of statistical challenges, some of which are highlighted in this article.

Item Type:Book Sections (Encyclopaedia entry)
Status:Published
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Scott, Professor E Marian and Gemmell, Professor James Campbell
Authors: Scott, E. M., and Gemmell, J. C.
College/School:College of Science and Engineering
College of Science and Engineering > School of Mathematics and Statistics
Publisher:Wiley
ISBN:9780470973882

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