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Environmental Protection Agency, Ireland

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Available map layers (255)

Rivers in Shellfish Areas (wfd:WFD_RPA_ShellfishRWB)

Rivers that flow into shellfish areas have extra protection in law.

Sub Surface Nitrate Susceptibility (EPA:WFD_CCTsubSNitrateSusc)

Identifies and ranks areas where nitrate can be transported through groundwater

Lake Waterbodies Risk (EPA:WFD_LWB_ApprovedRisk)

Lake Risk looks at the current water quality and trends and is used to highlight waterbodies that are at risk of deteriorating or being at less than ‘Good’ status in the future.

Lake Waterbodies Risk (wfd:WFD_LWB_ApprovedRisk)

Lake Risk looks at the current water quality and trends and is used to highlight waterbodies that are at risk of deteriorating or being at less than ‘Good’ status in the future.

UWW Emission Points (wfd:LEMA_EmissionPts_Types)

The point(s) where urban waste water (sewage) is released to a water body after treatment.

Nutrient Sensitive Areas - Points (EPA:WFD_RPA_NSA_PTS)

Nutrient Sensitive Points in River, Coastal and Transitional waters have extra protection in law

River Network (EPA:WATER_RIVNETROUTES)

EPA National River Network at a scale of 1:50,000

Nutrient Sensitive Areas - Lakes and Estuaries (wfd:WFD_RPA_NSA_POLYGON)

Lakes and Estuaries designated as nutrient sensitive have extra protection in law.

Nature Reserves (EPA:PROT_NATURERESERVES)

A Nature Reserve is an area of importance to wildlife, which is protected under Ministerial order

Groundwater in Salmonid Regs (EPA:WFD_RPA_SALMONIDWATERREGSGWB)

Ground water that flows into salmonid supporting areas has extra protection in law

GW Max Faecal Coliform 2007-2009 (EPA:WFD_GWQualityMaxFaecalColiform_20072009)

Groundwater Quality: Max Faecal Coliform 2007-2009

IPPC, IPC and IEL Facilities (EPA:LEMA_Facilities_P_IPPC_IPC_IEL)

Integrated Pollution Control facilities and Industrial Emission facilities licenced by the EPA.

River Waterbodies (wfd:WFD_RiverWaterbodiesActive)

Each river is divided into a number of individual river water bodies for monitoring purposes and this helps us manage and protect our rivers at a local scale.

Noise Round 1 - NRA (EPA:NOISE_Rd1_NRAData)

Strategic Noise Mapping of NRA Data Round 1 2006

Dump Site Boundaries (EPA:DAS_DumpBoundaries)

Dumping at Sea Site Boundaries

WFD SubCatchments (EPA:WFD_SubCatchments)

Each catchment is made up of a number of subcatchments that link river, lakes and groundwater together.

Salmonid River Regs (S.I. 293 only) (wfd:WFD_SALMONIDWATERS)

Areas designated as supporting salmonid fish have extra protection in law.

Waste Facilities (EPA:LEMA_Facilities_Waste)

Landfills, transfer stations and other significant waste activities that are licensed by the EPA.

Mine Water Analyses (Winter) (EPA:MINES_WinterWtrSampling)

Location of water sampling sites for the Historic Mines Project

SAC CO Species - Point (wfd:PROT_SAC_COSPECIESPTS)

SAC Site-Specific Conservation Object point Species.

Section 4 Discharges (EPA:WFD_Section4s)

Local authorities license smaller discharges of trade effluent and wastewater to ground or surface waters. This dataset was compiled in April 2016.

Small Towns (EPA:POPN_SMALLTOWNS)

The Small towns of Republic of Ireland based on 2002 Central Statistics Office (CSO) town density data for the ROI

River Waterbody Score 2008 (EPA:WFD_RiverWaterbodyRiskScore)

Overall risk status result for River Waterbodies (2008)

River Waterbody WFD Status 2007-2009 (EPA:WFD_RWBStatus_20072009)

River waterbody status during the 2007-2009 assessment cycle.

Drinking Water - Groundwater (wfd:WFD_RPA_DRINKINGWATER_GWB)

Areas of groundwater that are a source of drinking water have extra protection in law.

Surface Waters in Shellfish Areas (wfd:WFD_RPA_ShellfishSWB)

Surface waters that flow into shellfish areas have extra protection in law.

Groundwaters in Nutrient Sensitive Areas (wfd:WFD_RPA_NSAGWB)

Ground water that flows into nutrient sensitive areas have extra protection in law.

Transitional Waterbodies (wfd:WFD_TransitionalWaterbodiesActive)

Transitional water bodies include estuaries and coastal water bodies.

Noise Round 2 Airport - Day (EPA:NOISE_R2_Airport_Day)

Airport noise maps for the 2012 period, presented in terms of two noise indicators: Lden and Lnight.

Groundwater in SPA Habitats (wfd:WFD_RPA_SPACOHGWB)

Ground water that flows into SPA Site-Specific Conservation Object Habitats have extra protection in law.

Noise Round 2 Road - Day (EPA:NOISE_R2_Road_Day)

Road noise maps for the 2012 period, presented in terms of two noise indicators:Lden and Lnight.

Stories (wfd:stories)

A Catchment Story at this location, bringing science and policy to life.

Point Mine Features (EPA:MINES_PointFeatures)

Mine features at individual mine sites.

Historical S.E. Chemical Data (EPA:MON_HistoricalSEChemical2007)

Historical Groundwater Quality: 2007

Transitional Water Score 2008 (EPA:WFD_TransitionalWaterbodyRiskScore)

Overall risk status result for Transitional Waterbodies (2008)

Drinking Water - Groundwater (EPA:WFD_RPA_DRINKINGWATER_GWB)

Areas of groundwater that are a source of drinking water have extra protection in law.

Mine Geological Linear Features (EPA:MINES_GeologyLinear)

Mines Geological Linear Features

Groundwater in Nutrient Sensitive Areas (EPA:WFD_RPA_NSAGWB)

Ground water that flows into nutrient sensitive areas have extra protection in law

Sub Surface Nitrate Susceptibility (wfd:WFD_CCTsubSNitrateSusc)

Identifies and ranks areas where nitrate can be transported through groundwater.

Noise Round 2 Rail - Day (EPA:NOISE_R2_Rail_Day)

Rail noise maps for the 2012 period, presented in terms of two noise indicators: Lden and Lnight.

Groundwater in SAC Habitats (wfd:WFD_RPA_SACCOHGWB)

Ground water that flows into SAC Site-Specific Conservation Object Habitats have extra protection in law.

SPA CO Habitats - Area (EPA:PROT_SPA_COHABITATSPY)

SPA Site-Specific Conservation Objective area Habitats

Transitional Water Quality Status: 2010-2015 (wfd:WFD_TWBStatus_20102015)

Transitional waterbody status during the 2010-2015 assessment cycle.

Groundwater in SPA Habitats (EPA:WFD_RPA_SPACOHGWB)

Ground water that flows into SPA Site-Specific Conservation Objective Habitats have extra protection in law.

IE (wfd:LEMA_Facilities_IEL)

Industrial Emission facilities licenced by the EPA.

Radiation Monitoring (EPA:RAD_MONITORINGSTATION)

Location of EPA Radioactivity Monitoring sites

GW Phosphate Concentration 2014 (EPA:WFD_GWPhosphateConcentration_2014)

Groundwater Quality: Phosphate Concentration 2014

Coastal Water Quality 2010-2012 (EPA:WFD_CoastalWaterQuality_20102012)

Water quality monitoring and assessments carried out on Irish Coastal Waters for the Reporting period 2010-2012

Transitional Water Quality Status: 2010-2012 (wfd:WFD_TWBStatus_20102012)

Transitional waterbody status during the 2010-2012 assessment cycle.

Margaritifera Sensitive Areas (EPA:WFD_RPAMargaritiferaSensitiveAreas)

WFD Register of Protected Areas Margaritifera Sensitive Areas

River Waterbodies Risk (wfd:WFD_RWB_ApprovedRisk)

River Risk looks at the current water quality and trends and is used to highlight waterbodies that are at risk of deteriorating or being at less than ‘Good’ status in the future.

Lake Water Quality Status: 2007-2009 (wfd:WFD_LWBStatus_20072009)

Lake waterbody status during the 2007-2009 assessment cycle.

Margaritifera Catchment (EPA:WFD_RPAMARGITIFERACATCHMENT)

WFD Register of Protected Areas Margaritifera Catchment

Air Zones (EPA:AIR_Zones)

Designated Air Quality Zones

UWW Snapped Emission Points (EPA:LEMA_EMISSIONPTSSNAPPED)

The point(s) where urban waste water (sewage) is released to a water body after treatment.

N.I. Marine Conservation Zones (EPA:PROT_NIMCZINSHORE)

N.I. Marine Conservation Zones

Hydrometric Area (EPA:WATER_HYDROMETRICAREAS)

Hydrometric Areas in Ireland

Groundwater in SAC Species (wfd:WFD_RPA_SACCOSGWB)

Ground water that flows into SAC Site-Specific Conservation Object Species have extra protection in law.

Mine District (EPA:MINES_SiteLocation)

The general location of the historic mining districts in Ireland

Mine Water Linear (EPA:MINES_WaterLinear)

Linear water features including drainage, surface run-off and water conduits

River Q Values 1971-2015 (EPA:MON_Waterstations_MON_QRecords_71_15)

River Q-Values from River ecology monitoring programme for the years 1971 to 2015

Noise Round 2 Rail - Night (EPA:NOISE_R2_Rail_Night)

Rail noise maps for the 2012 period, presented in terms of two noise indicators: Lden and Lnight.

Transitional Waterbodies Risk (wfd:WFD_TWB_ApprovedRisk)

Transitional Risk looks at the current water quality and trends and is used to highlight waterbodies that are at risk of deteriorating or being at less than ‘Good’ status in the future.

Shellfish Areas (wfd:WFD_RPA_SHELLFISH)

Anywhere designated shellfish production areas have extra protection in law.

Flow Direction Arrows (EPA:WATER_RIVNETROUTES_FlowDirectionArrow)

Flow Direction Arrows of River Network

Mine Site Location (EPA:Mines_SiteBoundaryCentroids)

Point location of individual mine sites within each district

Nutrient Sensitive Areas - Rivers (wfd:WFD_RPA_NSA_POLYLINE)

Rivers designated as nutrient sensitive have extra protection in law.

EPA Offices (EPA:ADMIN_EPAOffices)

EPA Offices dataset shows the location of the current office locations across the country.

GW Ammonium Concentration 2007 - 2009 (EPA:WFD_GWQualityAmmonia_20072009)

Groundwater Quality - Ammonium Concentration 2007 - 2009

Ground Waterbodies Risk (EPA:WFD_GWB_ApprovedRisk)

Groundwater Risk looks at the current water quality and trends and is used to highlight waterbodies that are at risk of deteriorating or being at less than ‘Good’ status in the future.

Coal Restricted Areas (EPA:AIR_COALRESTRICTEDAREAS)

Areas where marketing, sale, distribution and burning of bituminous coal has been banned or restricted as part of 2012 Regulations (S.I. No. 326 of 2012).

National Water Monitoring Stations (EPA:MON_WaterStations)

Water Monitoring Stations registered with EPA

River in SAC Species (wfd:WFD_RPA_SACCOSRWB)

Rivers that flow into SAC Site-Specific Conservation Object Species have extra protection in law.

Groundwater in SAC Species (EPA:WFD_RPA_SACCOSGWB)

Ground water that flows into SAC Site-Specific Conservation Objective Species have extra protection in law.

S.P.A. (EPA:PROT_SPA)

Special Protection Areas in Ireland

Groundwater in SAC Habitats (EPA:WFD_RPA_SACCOHGWB)

Ground water that flows into SAC Site-Specific Conservation Objective Habitats have extra protection in law.

Coastal Waterbody WFD Status 2007-2009 (EPA:WFD_CWBStatus_20072009)

Coastal waterbody status during the 2007-2009 assessment cycle

Rivers in Nutrient Sensitive Areas (EPA:WFD_RPA_NSARWB)

WFD Register of Protected Areas - Nutrient Sensitive Areas River Waterbodies

SAC CO Habitats - Point (wfd:PROT_SAC_COHABITATSPT)

SAC Site-Specific Conservation Object point Habitats.

SAC CO Habitats - Area (wfd:PROT_SAC_COHABITATSPY)

SAC Site-Specific Conservation Object area Habitats.

Waste Boundary (EPA:WASTE_Boundary)

Location of Waste Emission Site Boundaries

Corine Change 2006 - 2012 (EPA:LAND_CLCCH_06_12)

Corine Land Cover Changes 2000-2006 is a map of the changes in Irish environmental landscape between 2000 and 2006, based on revised Corine 2000 database.

SAC CO Habitats - Linear (wfd:PROT_SAC_COHABITATSPL)

SAC Site-Specific Conservation Object linear Habitats.

WFD Lake Waterbody Status 2007-2009 (EPA:WFD_LWBStatus_20072009)

Groundwater Quality Status: 2010-2015 (wfd:WFD_GWBStatus_20102015)

Groundwater waterbody status during the 2010-2015 assessment cycle.

Lake Waterbody WFD Status 2010-2015 (EPA:WFD_LWBStatus_20102015)

Lake waterbody status during the 2010-2015 assessment cycle.

Lake Waterbody WFD Status 2010-2012 (EPA:WFD_LWBStatus_20102012)

Lake waterbody status during the 2010-2012 assessment cycle.

Catchments (wfd:WFD_CATCHMENTS)

A catchment is an area where water is collected by the natural landscape and flows from source through river, lakes and groundwater to the sea.

Margaritifera Habitat Classification (EPA:WFD_RPAMARGARITIFERAHABITATCLASSIFICATION)

WFD_Register of Protected Areas Margaritifera Habitat Classification

Rivers in SAC Habitats (wfd:WFD_RPA_SACCOHRWB)

Rivers that flow into SAC Site-Specific Conservation Object Habitats have extra protection in law.

Ground Waterbody WFD Status 2010-2015 (EPA:WFD_GWBStatus_20102015)

Groundwater waterbody status during the 2010-2015 assessment cycle.

Mine Water Areas (EPA:MINES_Water_Poly)

Water features such as reservoir, settling ponds and lagoons

River Water Quality Status: 2007-2009 (wfd:WFD_RWBStatus_20072009)

River waterbody status during the 2007-2009 assessment cycle.

Groundwater Quality Status: 2007-2012 (wfd:WFD_GWBStatus_20072012)

Groundwater waterbody status during the 2007-2012 assessment cycle.

Groundwater in Shellfish Areas (EPA:WFD_RPA_SHELLFISHGWB)

Ground water that flows into shellfish areas have extra protection in law

Surface Waters in Salmonid Regs (wfd:WFD_RPA_SalmonidWaterRegsSWB)

Surface waters that flow into salmonid supporting areas has extra protection in law.

Groundwater Waterbody Score 2008 (EPA:WFD_GroundwaterbodyRiskScore)

Overall risk status result for Groundwater Waterbodies (2008)

Surface Water in Bathing Locations (wfd:WFD_RPA_BathingLocationsSWB)

Surface water that flows into designated bathing waters have extra protection in law.

WFD_RWBStatus_20102012 (EPA:WFD_RWBStatus_20102012)

River Waterbody WFD Status 2010-2015 (EPA:WFD_RWBStatus_20102015)

River waterbody status during the 2010-2015 assessment cycle.

GW Phosphate Concentration 2007 - 2009 (EPA:WFD_GWQualityPhosphate_20072009)

Groundwater Quality: Phosphate Concentration 2007-2009

UWWT Agglomeration Boundaries (wfd:UWWT_AgglomerationBoundaries)

Area serviced by a urban waste water (sewage) treatment plant.

Ground Waterbodies Risk (wfd:WFD_GWB_ApprovedRisk)

Groundwater Risk looks at the current water quality and trends and is used to highlight waterbodies that are at risk of deteriorating or being at less than ‘Good’ status in the future.

Noise Round 1 - Airport (EPA:NOISE_Rd1_AirportData)

Strategic Noise Mapping of Airports Round 1 2006

Nutrient Sensitive Areas - Rivers (EPA:WFD_RPA_NSA_POLYLINE)

Rivers designated as nutrient sensitive have extra protection in law.

Transitional Waterbodies (EPA:WFD_TransitionalWaterbodiesActive)

Transitional water bodies include estuaries and coastal water bodies.

Bathing Water Catchment (EPA:WFD_RPA_BATHINGCATCHMENTSOFINTEREST)

Catchment contributing to the bathing water area

Coastal Waterbodies Risk (EPA:WFD_CWB_ApprovedRisk)

Coastal Risk looks at the current water quality and trends and is used to highlight waterbodies that are at risk of deteriorating or being at less than ‘Good’ status in the future.

GW Max Faecal Coliform 2014 (EPA:WFD_GWMaxFaecalColiform2014)

Groundwater Quality: Max Faecal Coliform 2014

UWWT Agglomeration Boundaries (EPA:UWW_AgglomerationBoundaries)

Area serviced by a urban waste water (sewage) treatment plant.

Bathing Water Areas (EPA:WFD_RPA_BATHINGWATERAREAS)

Designated bathing waters have extra protection in law.

Rivers in Salmonid Regs (EPA:WFD_RPA_SALMONIDWATERREGSRWB)

Rivers that flow into salmonid supporting areas have extra protection in law

UWW Plant Locations (EPA:LEMA_Facilities_UWW)

Urban Waste Water Treatment Plant Locations

Medium Towns (EPA:POPN_MEDIUMTOWNS)

The Medium towns of Republic of Ireland based on 2002 Central Statistics Office (CSO) town density data for the ROI

Mines Stream Sediment Analyses (EPA:MINES_Stream_Sediments)

The location of the sampling site for each stream sediment sampled and analysed

IPC (EPA:LEMA_Facilities_IPC)

Integrated Pollution Control facility licenced by the EPA

Large Towns (EPA:POPN_LARGETOWNS)

The Large towns of Republic of Ireland based on 2002 Central Statistics Office (CSO) town density data for the ROI

Natural Heritage Areas (EPA:PROT_NHA)

Natural Heritage Areas in Ireland

Corine 2012 (EPA:LAND_CLC12)

Corine Land Cover 2012 is map of the Irish environmental landscape based on interpretation of satellite images based on EC established CORINE specifications.

River Waterbodies Risk (EPA:WFD_RWB_ApprovedRisk)

River Risk looks at the current water quality and trends and is used to highlight waterbodies that are at risk of deteriorating or being at less than ‘Good’ status in the future.

SAC CO Species - Point (EPA:PROT_SAC_COSPECIESPTS)

SAC Site-Specific Conservation Objective point Species

Waste (wfd:LEMA_Facilities_Waste)

Landfills, transfer stations and other significant waste activities that are licensed by the EPA.

S.A.C (EPA:PROT_SAC)

Special Area of Conservation in Ireland

Mine Other Waste Areas (EPA:MINES_OtherWaste)

Solid waste heaps of differing substances such as stockpiles of low grade ore.

IPPC Facility Details (EPA:IPPC_LicFacilities)

Location of EPA licenced and surrendered IPPC, IPC and IEL facilities.

Ground Waterbodies (wfd:WFD_GroundWaterbodiesActive)

Our groundwater is naturally divided into a number of aquifers and this is dependent on geology. To help manage and protect our groundwater, aquifers are subdivided into groundwater bodies.

Groundwater in Bathing Locations (EPA:WFD_RPA_BATHINGLOCATIONSGWB)

Groundwater that flows into designated bathing waters have extra protection in law

Transitional Water Quality 2010-2012 (EPA:WFD_TransitionalWaterQuality_20102012)

Water quality monitoring and assessments carried out on Irish Transitional Waters for the Reporting period 2010-2012

Vulnerability (EPA:GEOL_VULNERABILITY_SG_SUSCEPTIBILITY_Vulnerability)

Groundwater Vulnerability is a term used to represent the intrinsic geological and hydrogeological characteristics that determine the ease with which groundwater may be contaminated by human activities

Coastal Waterbodies Risk (wfd:WFD_CWB_ApprovedRisk)

Coastal Risk looks at the current water quality and trends and is used to highlight waterbodies that are at risk of deteriorating or being at less than ‘Good’ status in the future.

Mine Site Features (EPA:MINES_Site_Features)

A range of mining features found on a typical mine site

SAC CO Species - Linear (wfd:PROT_SAC_COSPECIESPL)

SAC Site-Specific Conservation Object linear Species.

N.I. S.P.A. (EPA:PROT_NISPA)

Northern Ireland Special Protection Areas

Surface Waters in Salmonid Regs (EPA:WFD_RPA_SALMONIDWATERREGSSWB)

Surface waters that flow into salmonid supporting areas has extra protection in law

UWW Emission Points (EPA:LEMA_EMISSIONPTS_TYPES)

The point(s) where urban waste water (sewage) is released to a water body after treatment.

GW Ammonium Concentrate 2014 (EPA:WFD_GWAmmoniumConcentrate_2014)

Groundwater Quality - Ammonium Concentration 2014

IPPC Boundary (EPA:IPPC_Boundary)

Location of IPPC Emission Site Boundaries

SPA CO Habitats - Area (wfd:PROT_SPA_COHABITATSPY)

SPA Site-Specific Conservation Objective area Habitats.

IEL (EPA:LEMA_Facilities_IEL)

Industrial Emission Licence

Mine Point Water Features (EPA:MINES_WaterPoint)

Point locations of wells, springs and sinkholes identified at historic mine sites

Nutrient Sensitive Areas - Lakes and Estuaries (EPA:WFD_RPA_NSA_POLYGON)

Lakes and Estuaries designated as nutrient sensitive have extra protection in law.

Drinking Water - Lakes (wfd:WFD_RPA_DRINKINGWATER_SWB)

Areas of lakes that are a source of drinking water have extra protection in law.

Rivers in Nutrient Sensitive Areas (wfd:WFD_RPA_NSARWB)

Rivers that flow into nutrient sensitive areas have extra protection in law.

SAC CO Species - Area (EPA:PROT_SAC_COSPECIESPY)

SAC Site-Specific Conservation Objective area Species

WFD Catchments (EPA:WFD_Catchments)

A catchment is an area where water is collected by the natural landscape and flows from source through river, lakes and groundwater to the sea.

Mine Site Boundaries (EPA:MINES_SiteBoundaries)

Boundary of mine drawn specifically for the Historic Mines Project

Noise Round 1 - Rail (EPA:NOISE_Rd1_RailData)

Strategic Noise Mapping of Rail Round 1 2006

Transitional Waterbody WFD Status 2007-2009 (EPA:WFD_TWBStatus_20072009)

Transitional waterbody status during the 2007-2009 assessment cycle.

SAC CO Species - Area (wfd:PROT_SAC_COSPECIESPY)

SAC Site-Specific Conservation Object area Species.

Corine 2006 (EPA:LAND_CLC06Rev)

Corine Land Cover 2006 Revised is a revised map of the Irish environmental landscape based on interpretation of satellite images. It is based on EU devised Corine specifications.

SAC CO Species - Linear (EPA:PROT_SAC_COSPECIESPL)

SAC Site-Specific Conservation Objective linear Species.

Linear Mine Features (EPA:MINES_StructureLinear)

Linear features associated with a mine site. This includes adit level and coal seems

National Parks (EPA:PROT_NATIONALPARKS)

National Parks in Ireland

Subcatchments (wfd:WFD_SUBCATCHMENTS)

Each catchment is made up of a number of subcatchments that link river, lakes and groundwater together. Subcatchments are a suitable size for establishing community groups such as River Trusts.

Drinking Water - Rivers (EPA:WFD_RPA_DRINKINGWATER_RWB)

Areas of rivers that are a source of drinking water have extra protection in law.

Radon Map (EPA:RAD_RadonMap)

Prediction of the percentage of homes in each 10 km grid square with radon concentrations in excess of the national Reference Level of 200 bequerel per cubic metre (Bq/m3).

Rivers in SPA Habitats (EPA:WFD_RPA_SPACOHRWB)

Rivers that flow into SPA Site-Specific Conservation Object Habitats have extra protection in law.

River Waterbodies (EPA:WFD_RiverWaterBodiesActive)

Each river is divided into a number of individual river water bodies for monitoring purposes and this helps us manage and protect our rivers at a local scale.

Aquifer (EPA:GEOL_VULNERABILITY_SG_SUSCEPTIBILITY_Aquifer)

An aquifer is an underground body of water-bearing rock or unconsolidated materials (gravel or sand) from which groundwater can be extracted in useful amounts

River Q-Values 2004-2015 (EPA:MON_Waterstations_MON_Qrecords_04_15)

River Q-Values from River ecology monitoring programme for the years 2004 to 2015

Ground Waterbody WFD Status 2007-2012 (EPA:WFD_GWBStatus_20072012)

Groundwater waterbody status during the 2007-2012 assessment cycle.

Zone of Subsidence (EPA:Mines_Geology_Poly)

Mine Zone of Subsidence

Surface Water in SAC Species (wfd:WFD_RPA_SACCOSSWB)

Surface waters that flow into SAC Site-Specific Conservation Object Species have extra protection in law.

Water Management Units (EPA:WFD_WMU)

Water Management Units delineated for Water Framework Directive (2000/60/EC)

Coastal Waterbodies (EPA:WFD_COASTALWATERBODIESActive)

The coastal areas around the island are divided up into individual coastal waterbodies for monitoring and management purposes.

Bathing Water Quality (EPA:BathingWaterQuality)

Bathing Locations and Water Quality 2002-2016

Near Surface Phosphate Susceptibility (EPA:WFD_CCTnsPhosphateSusc)

Identifies and ranks areas where phosphate can be transported by water overland and through soils and subsoils.

Surface Waters in Nutrient Sensitive Areas (wfd:WFD_RPA_NSASWB)

Surface waters that flow into nutrient sensitive areas have extra protection in law.

Mines Solid Waste Analyses (EPA:MINES_SolidWaste_Analyses)

Mine point locations of where solid waste was analysed using the X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF)

Shellfish Areas (EPA:WFD_RPA_SHELLFISH)

Anywhere designated shellfish production areas have extra protection in law.

N. I. S.A.C. (EPA:PROT_NISAC)

Northern Ireland Special Area of Conservation

Surface Water in Nutrient Sensitive Areas (EPA:WFD_RPA_NSASWB)

WFD Register of Protected Areas - Nutrient Sensitive Areas Surface Waterbodies

Near Surface Nitrate Susceptibility (wfd:WFD_CCTnsNitrateSusc)

Identifies and ranks areas where nitrate can be transported by water overland and through soils and subsoils.

Corine 2000 (EPA:LAND_CLC00Rev)

Corine Land Cover 2000 Revised is a revised map of the Irish environmental landscape based on interpretation of satellite images. It is based on EU devised Corine specifications.

Surface Water in SPA Habitats (wfd:WFD_RPA_SPACOHSWB)

Surface waters that flow into SPA Site-Specific Conservation Object Habitats have extra protection in law.

Waste Emission Points (EPA:WST_EmissionPts)

The location of emission points from Waste facilities (EPA Licensed, applied, closed etc.)

Lake Waterbodies (EPA:WFD_LakeWaterBodiesActive)

Lake water bodies have been assigned for monitoring purposes and helps us manage and protect our lakes at a local scale.

Drinking Water - Lakes (EPA:WFD_RPA_DRINKINGWATER_SWB)

Areas of lakes that are a source of drinking water have extra protection in law.

Mines Solid Waste Heaps (EPA:MINES_SpoilHeaps)

The boundaries of solid waste heaps that were located at historic mine sites

Surface Water in SAC Habitats (wfd:WFD_RPA_SACCOHSWB)

Surface waters that flow into SAC Site-Specific Conservation Object Habitats have extra protection in law.

Surface Waters in SPA Habitats (EPA:WFD_RPA_SPACOHSWB)

Surface waters that flow into SPA Site-Specific Conservation Objective Habitats have extra protection in law.

Lake (EPA:WFD_LAKESEGMENT)

Lake segments in the Republic of Ireland

Lake Water Quality 2007-2009 (EPA:WFD_LAKESEGMENT_MON_vwLakeWQ)

Lake Water Quality 2007-2009

Counties (EPA:ADMIN_County)

Counties within the Republic of Ireland

Mine Linear Waste Features (EPA:MINES_WasteLinear)

Mine drainage located at historic mine sites

Rivers in Salmonid Regs (wfd:WFD_RPA_SalmonidWaterRegsRWB)

Rivers that flow into salmonid supporting areas have extra protection in law.

IPPC Emission Points (EPA:IPPC_EmissionPts)

Location of EPA licenced IPPC Emission Points

Mine Point Waste Features (EPA:MINES_WastePoint)

Point locations of seepages and discharges found at mine sites

AIR EMEP Monitoring Sites (EPA:AIR_EMEP_MONITORINGSITES)

Location of EPA AIR EMEP Monitoring Sites

Corine Change 2000 - 2006 (EPA:LAND_CLCCh_00_06)

Corine Land Cover Changes 2000-2006 is a map of the changes in Irish environmental landscape between 2000 and 2006, based on revised Corine 2000 database. It is based on EU devised Corine specifications.

Surface Waters in SAC Habitats (EPA:WFD_RPA_SACCOHSWB)

Surface waters that flow into SAC Site-Specific Conservation Objective Habitats have extra protection in law.

River Water Quality Status: 2010-2012 (wfd:WFD_RWBStatus_20102012)

River waterbody status during the 2010-2012 assessment cycle.

River Water Quality Status: 2010-2015 (wfd:WFD_RWBStatus_20102015)

River waterbody status during the 2010-2015 assessment cycle.

Corine Change 1990 - 2000 (EPA:LAND_CLCCh_90_00)

Corine Land Cover Changes 2000-2006 is a map of the changes in Irish environmental landscape between 1990 and 2000, based on revised Corine 2000 database. It is based on EU devised Corine specifications.

Historical Groundwater Quality 2003-2005 (EPA:MON_Historical_GWQuality_20032005)

Pre-WFD Historical Groundwater Quality: 2003-2005

S.P.A. (wfd:PROT_SPA)

Special Area of Conservation

Groundwater in Bathing Locations (wfd:WFD_RPA_BathingLocationsGWB)

Groundwater that flows into designated bathing waters have extra protection in law.

Coastal Waterbody WFD Status 2010-2015 (EPA:WFD_CWBStatus_20102015)

Coastal waterbody status during the 2010-2015 assessment cycle.

RAMSAR Sites (EPA:PROT_RAMSARSites)

RAMSAR Sites identify and place suitable wetlands onto the List of Wetlands of International Importance under the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands

Coastal Waterbody WFD Status 2010-2012 (EPA:WFD_CWBStatus_20102012)

Coastal waterbody status during the 2010-2012 assessment cycle.

SIS National Soils (EPA:SOIL_SISNationalSoils)

Irish Soil Information System National Soils Map (1:250,000)

Coastal Waterbody Score 2008 (EPA:WFD_CoastalWaterbodyRiskScore)

Overall risk status result for Coastal Waterbodies (2008)

Surface Waters in Shellfish Areas (EPA:WFD_RPA_SHELLFISHSWB)

Surface waters that flow into shellfish areas have extra protection in law

UWWT Plant Compliance (EPA:LEMA_Facilities_UWWT_Compliance)

Urban Waste Water Treatment Plant Compliance

Rivers in SPA Habitats (wfd:WFD_RPA_SPACOHRWB)

Rivers that flow into SPA Site-Specific Conservation Object Habitats have extra protection in law.

Coastal Water Quality Status: 2007-2009 (wfd:WFD_CWBStatus_20072009)

Coastal waterbody status during the 2007-2009 assessment cycle.

SAC CO Habitats - Linear (EPA:PROT_SAC_COHABITATSPL)

SAC Site-Specific Conservation Objective linear Habitats.

SAC CO Habitats - Point (EPA:PROT_SAC_COHABITATSPT)

SAC Site-Specific Conservation Objective point Habitats

Chemical Monitoring Points (EPA:DAS_ChemicalMonitoring)

Dumping at Sea Chemical Monitoring locations.

SAC CO Habitats - Area (EPA:PROT_SAC_COHABITATSPY)

SAC Site-Specific Conservation Objective area Habitats

Bathing Water Areas (wfd:WFD_RPA_BATHINGWATERAREAS)

Designated bathing waters have extra protection in law.

Margaritifera First Order Rivers (EPA:WFD_MARGARITFIRSTORDERRIV)

First order rivers with margaritifera present.

Near Surface Phosphate Susceptibility (wfd:WFD_CCTnsPhosphateSusc)

Identifies and ranks areas where phosphate can be transported by water overland and through soils and subsoils.

Surface Waters in SAC Species (EPA:WFD_RPA_SACCOSSWB)

Surface waters that flow into SAC Site-Specific Conservation Objective Species have extra protection in law.

Groundwater in Shellfish Areas (wfd:WFD_RPA_ShellfishGWB)

Ground water that flows into shellfish areas have extra protection in law.

Section 4 Discharges (wfd:WFD_Section4s)

Local authorities license smaller discharges of trade effluent and wastewater to ground or surface waters. This dataset was compiled in April 2016.

Hydrometric Gauges (EPA:MON_Hydrometricgauges)

A Register of Hydrometric Stations in Ireland

GW Nitrate Concentration 2014 (EPA:WFD_GWNitrateConcentration_2014)

Groundwater Quality - Nitrate Concentration 2014

Groundwater in Salmonid Regs (wfd:WFD_RPA_SalmonidWaterRegsGWB)

Ground water that flows into salmonid supporting areas has extra protection in law.

Coastal Waterbodies (wfd:WFD_COASTALWATERBODIESActive)

The coastal areas around the island are divided up into individual coastal waterbodies for monitoring and management purposes.

Transitional Waterbodies Risk (EPA:WFD_TWB_ApprovedRisk)

Transitional Risk looks at the current water quality and trends and is used to highlight waterbodies that are at risk of deteriorating or being at less than ‘Good’ status in the future.

River Basin District (EPA:WFD_RIVERBASINDISTRICT)

Water Framework Directive River Basin Districts

GW Nitrate Concentration 2007 - 2009 (EPA:WFD_GWQualityNitrate_20072009)

Groundwater Quality - Nitrate Concentration 2007 - 2009

Rivers in SAC Habitats (EPA:WFD_RPA_SACCOHRWB)

Rivers that flow into SAC Site-Specific Conservation Objective Habitats have extra protection in law.

Subsoils (EPA:Soil_subsoils_ie)

National Subsoils Map

Coastal Water Quality Status: 2010-2015 (wfd:WFD_CWBStatus_20102015)

Coastal waterbody status during the 2010-2015 assessment cycle.

Transitional Water Quality Status: 2007-2009 (wfd:WFD_TWBStatus_20072009)

Transitional waterbody status during the 2007-2009 assessment cycle.

Coastal Water Quality Status: 2010-2012 (wfd:WFD_CWBStatus_20102012)

Coastal waterbody status during the 2010-2012 assessment cycle.

River Catchments (1958) (EPA:WATER_CATCHMENTS)

Major river basin catchments amalgamated from a digitised version of a 1958 OSI Basins map

Corine 1990 (EPA:LAND_CLC90)

Corine Land Cover 1990 is map of the Irish environmental landscape based on interpretation of satellite images based on EU established CORINE specifications.

Lake Water Quality Status: 2010-2015 (wfd:WFD_LWBStatus_20102015)

Lake waterbody status during the 2010-2015 assessment cycle.

Mines Water Analyses (Summer) (EPA:MINES_SummerWSamp)

Location of water sampling sites for the Historic Mines Project

Drinking Water - Rivers (wfd:WFD_RPA_DRINKINGWATER_RWB)

Areas of rivers that are a source of drinking water have extra protection in law.

Lake Water Quality Status: 2010-2012 (wfd:WFD_LWBStatus_20102012)

Lake waterbody status during the 2010-2012 assessment cycle.

Air Monitoring Sites (EPA:AIR_MonitoringSites)

Location of EPA Air Monitoring Sites

Certs of Authorisation Locations (EPA:LEMA_FACILITIES_COA)

Certs of Authorisation Locations

Surface Waters in Bathing Locations (EPA:WFD_RPA_BATHINGLOCATIONSSWB)

Surface water that flows into designated bathing waters have extra protection in law

IPC (wfd:LEMA_Facilities_IPC)

Integrated Pollution Control facility licenced by the EPA.

Transitional Waterbody WFD Status 2010-2012 (EPA:WFD_TWBStatus_20102012)

Transitional waterbody status during the 2010-2012 assessment cycle.

Transitional Waterbody WFD Status 2010-2015 (EPA:WFD_TWBStatus_20102015)

Transitional waterbody status during the 2010-2015 assessment cycle.

Salmonid River Regs (S.I. 293 only) (EPA:WFD_SalmonidWaters)

Areas designated as supporting salmonid fish have extra protection in law.

Lake Waterbody Score 2008 (EPA:WFD_LakewaterbodyRiskScore)

Overall risk status result for Lake Waterbodies (2008)

Near Surface Nitrate Susceptibility (EPA:WFD_CCTnsNitrateSusc)

Identifies and ranks areas where nitrate can be transported by water overland and through soils and subsoils.

Lake Waterbodies (wfd:WFD_LakeWaterbodiesActive)

Lake water bodies have been assigned for monitoring purposes and helps us manage and protect our lakes at a local scale.

S.A.C. (wfd:PROT_SAC)

Special Area of Conservation

WFD River Sub Basins (EPA:WFD_RiverSubBasins)

WFD River Water Body Polygons (RWB) are the management and reporting unit for the WFD

Rivers in Shellfish Areas (EPA:WFD_RPA_SHELLFISHRWB)

Rivers that flow into shellfish areas have extra protection in law

Counties (wfd:ADMIN_County)

Counties within the Republic of Ireland.

Stream (EPA:WATER_RIVNETROUTES_Streams)

River Network Streams - 1:50,000

Noise Round 1 - Dublin Agglomeration (EPA:NOISE_Rd1_DublinAgglom)

Strategic Noise Mapping of Dublin Agglomeration Round 1 2006

Rivers in SAC Species (EPA:WFD_RPA_SACCOSRWB)

Rivers that flow into SAC Site-Specific Conservation Objective Species have extra protection in law.

Ground waterbodies (EPA:WFD_GROUNDWATERBODIESActive)

Our groundwater is naturally divided into a number of aquifers and this is dependent on geology. To help manage and protect our groundwater, aquifers are subdivided into groundwater bodies.

Noise Round 2 Road - Night (EPA:NOISE_R2_Road_Night)

Road noise maps for the 2012 period, presented in terms of two noise indicators: Lden and Lnight.

Noise Round 2 Airport - Night (EPA:NOISE_R2_Airport_Night)

Airport noise maps for the 2012 period, presented in terms of two noise indicators: Lden and Lnight.

Nutrient Sensitive Areas - Catchments of Interest (EPA:WFD_RPA_NSACATCHMENTSOFINTEREST)

WFD Register of Protected Areas - Nutrient Sensitive Areas Catchments of Interest

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