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Identifier BWD_2006
Short name BWD - Monitoring - 2019
Registration status Released 18 November 2019
Reference URL
Name Bathing Water Directive - Monitoring and Classification of Bathing Waters - 2019
Keywords Inland water, Lake, River, Sea, Surface water, Water, Water quality
Short Description Data model published in 2019
Definition The Bathing Water Quality reporting under Directive 2006/7/EC includes information on: 1) the characterisation of each bathing water; 2) the duration of the bathing season, short-term pollution events, abnormal situations, etc.; 3) the monitoring results obtained in the previous bathing season on two parameters (intestinal enterococci and Escherichia coli).

Methodology for obtaining data The bathing water quality data must be compiled from the existing national and/or regional monitoring networks and collected according to the criteria described in the Directive 2006/7/EC.

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Planned updating frequency As needed
Version 2019
Owner (Accountable)
Consulted on changes
Reporting obligation

Dataset tables

Full name Short name
Characterisation of the bathing water Characterisation
Seasonal period SeasonalPeriod
Monitoring result MonitoringResult