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LIFE-report: Poor quality coastal waters in the EU

The status of the water quality in the North Sea is considered poor. Picture: Water News Europe

The quality of coastal waters is still poor in many coastal areas in Europe, particularly in the Baltic Sea, Black Sea and North Sea. Moreover EU Member States report that only 13% of coastal species are...
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Marseille: New underground water basin protects Calanques National Park

A retention basin with a storage capacity of 50.000 m3 improves Marseilles wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) by enabling it to treat wastewater and storm water during periods of heavy rainfall. As a result of this new basin less untreated wastewater will threaten the Calanques National Park. The new retention basin is one of the SUEZ projects being showed to the international press on the eve of World Ocean Day.

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