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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1997)

Document title

Liming of acid surface waters in northern Sweden : questions of geographical variation and the precautionary principle

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

BISHOP K. (1) ;
(1) Dep. Forest Ecology, Swedish Univ. Agriculture Sciences, Umeå, SUEDE

Abstract

This paper will examine the Swedish programme of liming surface waters to remedy acidification damage as an example of the difficulties of applying a geographically generalized environmental policy to a specific region. After discussing the implications of geographic variation in water quality for the Swedish liming programme, this paper considers the proper application of the precautionary principle when dealing with remedial measures such as liming

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Transactions - Institute of British Geographers / ISSN 0020-2754 / CODEN IBGTAE

Editor : Institute of British Geographers, London - ROYAUME-UNI (1965)

Millesime : 1997, vol. 22, no1 [pp. 49-60]

Bibliographic references : 44 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 3702

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