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Water quality of lakes, rivers and sea areas in Finland in 2000-2003 -brochure

Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE), Regional Environment Centres

Helsinki 2005

The general usability classification of water bodies gives an idea about the average suitability of the water bodies for water supply, fishing and recreation in Finland. The quality class is determined based on the natural quality of the water and human impacts. The water bodies have been classified into five classes: excellent, good, satisfactory, passable and poor.

Published 2013-04-09 at 13:02, updated 2013-04-09 at 13:02

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