DATASET

INCA - Water Purification

Collection: MAES : Mapping and Assessment of Ecosystems and their Services 

Description

This dataset is an output of KIP INCA. The water purification service refers to the removal of pollutants from water that is mediated by microorganisms, algae and plants and other ecological processes such as filtration, sequestration and storage of pollutants. This service specifically concerns the self-purification capacity of freshwater ecosystems to filter out and decompose organic wastes.

Contact

Email
joachim.maes (at) ec.europa.eu

Contributors

How to cite

Maes, Joachim; La Notte, Alessandra; Grizzetti, Bruna; Zurbaran, Mayra (2019): INCA - Water Purification. European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/e32d63d1-dca8-4470-9775-62ad6cd79eca

Keywords

Ecosystem, Agricultural production, Ecosystem Services, Freshwater

Data access

Download Water Purification ED - KIP INCA
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Geographic areas

European Union

Temporal coverage

From date To date
2006 2012

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2022-01-14
Modified date
2022-02-02
Issued date
2019-12-31
Landing page
https://publications.jrc.ec.europa.eu/repository/handle/JRC126566 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Agriculture, fisheries, forestry and food, Economy and finance, Environment
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/e32d63d1-dca8-4470-9775-62ad6cd79eca
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