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11 March 2021 | dataset

State of the Environment and Conservation in the Pacific Islands: 2020 Regional Report: Indicator 5 - Freshwater Quality

There are active drinking water or freshwater monitoring progra mmes in 11 of 14 Pacific countries and 6 of 7 territories. The primary challenge is the regularity and frequency of sampling, the capacity to process samples accurately in country, and the official response process to the findings. There is no regional data collation for this proposed indicator , to date. Escherichia coli occurs naturally in human and animal intestines and therefore can be used as a proxy for untreated sewage contamination or other pollution.

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Physical Description: 3 p.

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https://pacific-data.sprep.org/system/files/SOEC-Indicator-5.pdf

There are active drinking water or freshwater…

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Publisher Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
Modified 05 July 2021
Release Date 11 March 2021
Homepage URL https://library.sprep.org/content/state-environment-and-conservation-pacific-is…
Identifier VL-43897
License Public
[Open Data]
Contact Name SPREP Records and Archives Officer
Contact Email [email protected]