INSPIRE
Registry

drinking water protection area

ID:
This version:
Latest version:
Label:
drinking water protection area
Definition:
Area in which waste water leakage, use of fertilizer or pesticides, or establishment of waste disposal sites are prohibited.
Description:
EXAMPLE: From Directive 80/778, relating to the quality of water intended for human consumption.
According to the article 8 providing that Member States shall take all the necessary measures to ensure that any substances used in the preparation of water for human consumption do not remain in concentrations higher than the maximum admissible.
Governance level:
Status:
Themes:
Application schema:
Code list:
Other formats: