Freshwater Umbrella Resources

Recovery of Acidified Waters in the UK — Final Report


RAW-UK Final Report Front CoverThe key aims of the Recovery of Acidified Waters in the UK research programme were the development of methods and models for identifying chemical and biologial targets for the recovery of acidified surface waters and predicting timescales, degree and spatial extent of recovery under current and future acid deposition loads. The programme also included a pilot project for the monitoring of metal deposition and cycling in an upland catchment ecosystem.


Chris Curtis and Gavin L. Simpson

Publication Date:

June 2004




Adobe pdf icon Executive Summary (1.6 MB | PDF)

Adobe pdf icon Final Report (22.4 MB | PDF)