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Water protection plans in Italy


Merli Bill (1948)


Objectives: To regulate discharges


How?

It poses limits of concentration to principal chemical substances in wastewater. •


Defects: •

It doesn’t consider biological parameters for the protection of human health. •

It doesn’t consider the rivers flow


So: In 1999 a low is emanated. It improves the protection of water in Italy. It is the law n째152


Objectives: •

It considers the health of macroinverteb rate. •

It considers biological parameters


But ‌ the legislation In this case , too,

doesn’t consider fish communities, index of quality for water courses.


Infact: In 2000 a new directive is emanated: It is the directive 2000/60/CE or European Union Water Framework Directive.


Objectives:

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To value the ecological condition of water courses and lakes;

To value the biological condition of rivers and lakes.


It must be analized: Acquatic flora

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Acquatic invertebrates

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Fish communities

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Morphological elements

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We hope that the taken measures can bring wellness to quality of water and that they can maintain it.

Water Protection Plans in Italy  
Water Protection Plans in Italy  

Water Protections Plans

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