Pressemitteilung von dem Europäischen Umweltagentur 10.12.2021

“New indicator on pesticides in European waters”

Pesticides can end up in rivers, lakes and groundwaters, with potential to harm aquatic ecosystems and water quality. The European Environment Agency’s (EEA) new indicator, which aims to track Europe’s progress in reducing pesticides in waters, shows that excessive levels of pesticides have been recorded in a considerable share of European freshwaters.

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Tab. Übersicht der zusammengefassten Gewässertypen 2013-2019, mit dem Pestizideüberschüß an den erlaubten MaximaPercentage of reported monitoring sites with pesticides exceeding thresholds in surface waters, different sized rivers, lakes and groundwater in European countries, 2013 – 2019

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