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Programme Objectives

  • Provide a scientific evaluation of the effectiveness of the National Action Programme (NAP) measures
  • Underpin the basis for any changes to  the measures that might be required to achieve  water quality objectives
  • Scaling up of the results to larger catchments scales by model development or adaptation and validation in conjunction with other  expert groups
  • Information on attitudes and awareness of farmers to water pollution issues and the economic impact of changed agricultural practices arising from compliance with Nitrates Directive measures
  • National focal points for technology transfer and education
  • Advisory support for participating farmers to underpin the profitability of their enterprises and facilitate the implementation of  NAP measures