Land management and achieving good water quality

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    Abstract

    Land management and water quality are inextricably linked. This relationship needs to be recognised and understood if water resources are to be adequately protected and, where necessary improved in quality. The nature of the relationships, together with management options to achieve water quality benefits is a complex one, involving variations in geography, scale and time, but clearly offers opportunities for achievement of multiple environmental and socio-economic objectives. The challenge will be to identify, quantify and deliver these benefits on the ground.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationAgriculture and the environment VII: Land management in a changing environment: proceedings of the SAC and SEPA Biennial Conference
    EditorsKaren Crighton, Rebecca Audsley
    PublisherScottish Agricultural College (SAC) and Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA)
    Pages91-101
    Number of pages11
    ISBN (Print)1854828673
    Publication statusPublished - 2008
    EventSAC and SEPA Biennial Conference: Agriculture and the Environment VII - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    Duration: 26 Mar 200827 Mar 2008

    Conference

    ConferenceSAC and SEPA Biennial Conference: Agriculture and the Environment VII
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    CityEdinburgh
    Period26/03/0827/03/08
    OtherLand Management in a Changing Environment

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    Keywords

    • Land management
    • Water quality

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    Spray, C. J. (2008). Land management and achieving good water quality. In K. Crighton, & R. Audsley (Eds.), Agriculture and the environment VII: Land management in a changing environment: proceedings of the SAC and SEPA Biennial Conference (pp. 91-101). Scottish Agricultural College (SAC) and Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA).
    Spray, C. J. / Land management and achieving good water quality. Agriculture and the environment VII: Land management in a changing environment: proceedings of the SAC and SEPA Biennial Conference. editor / Karen Crighton ; Rebecca Audsley. Scottish Agricultural College (SAC) and Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA), 2008. pp. 91-101
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    Spray, CJ 2008, Land management and achieving good water quality. in K Crighton & R Audsley (eds), Agriculture and the environment VII: Land management in a changing environment: proceedings of the SAC and SEPA Biennial Conference. Scottish Agricultural College (SAC) and Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA), pp. 91-101, SAC and SEPA Biennial Conference: Agriculture and the Environment VII, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, 26/03/08.

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    Spray CJ. Land management and achieving good water quality. In Crighton K, Audsley R, editors, Agriculture and the environment VII: Land management in a changing environment: proceedings of the SAC and SEPA Biennial Conference. Scottish Agricultural College (SAC) and Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA). 2008. p. 91-101