Chapter 5. River Monitoring

  1. Philippe Quevauviller2,3,
  2. Ulrich Borchers4,
  3. Clive Thompson5 and
  4. Tristan Simonart6
  1. Elena Pérez Gallego

Published Online: 31 OCT 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470716090.ch5

The Water Framework Directive: Ecological and Chemical Status Monitoring

The Water Framework Directive: Ecological and Chemical Status Monitoring

How to Cite

Pérez Gallego, E. (2008) River Monitoring, in The Water Framework Directive: Ecological and Chemical Status Monitoring (eds P. Quevauviller, U. Borchers, C. Thompson and T. Simonart), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470716090.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 2

    European Commission, DG Environment (BU93/142), rue de la Loi 200, 1049 Brussels, Belgium

  2. 3

    Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), IUWPARE, Dept; Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineering, Building T, Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels, Belgium

  3. 4

    IWW Water Research Centre, Germany

  4. 5

    Alcontrol Laboratories, South Yorkshire, UK

  5. 6

    Institut Pasteur de Lille, Lille, France

Author Information

  1. Plaza San Juan de la Cruz, s/n 28071 Madrid, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 OCT 2008
  2. Published Print: 24 OCT 2008

Book Series:

  1. Water Quality Measurements

Book Series Editors:

  1. Philippe Quevauviller2,3

Series Editor Information

  1. 2

    European Commission, DG Environment (BU93/142), rue de la Loi 200, 1049 Brussels, Belgium

  2. 3

    Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), IUWPARE, Dept; Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineering, Building T, Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels, Belgium

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470518366

Online ISBN: 9780470716090

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Keywords:

  • river monitoring;
  • Ministry of Environment of Spain monitoring network designs;
  • Spain projects and Water Framework Directive (Article 8);
  • surface water monitoring networks;
  • surveillance monitoring and surface water status;
  • surveillance monitoring stations;
  • operational monitoring;
  • statistical design and statistical criteria of design;
  • Water Framework Directive and investigative monitoring

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Projects Carried Out by Spain in Compliance with Article 8 of the Water Framework Directive

  • Surveillance Monitoring

  • Operational Monitoring

  • Investigative Monitoring

  • Cost Estimation of the Water Framework Directive Monitoring Networks in Spain