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Restoring the Avoca River: an integrated social/technical scoping study of acid mine drainage remediation options

Lookup NU author(s): Dr Aidan Doyle, Professor Paul Younger, Dr Catherine Gandy


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This study consists of: a collation of all previous data and reports concerning the abandoned mine sites at Avoca, County Wicklow, Ireland;, a fairly comprehensive stakeholder analysis identifies key socio-economic hurdles which need to be overcome in order to restore the River Avoca to salmonid fishery staus; analysis of available data to derive design parameters for possible remediation options; proposals for alternative remediation options; and reccomendations for a programme of work towards the restoration of the amenity of the river.

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Author(s): Doyle A, Younger PL, Gandy CJ, Coulton R

Publication type: Report

Publication status: Published

Series Title:

Year: 2003

Pages: 84

Print publication date: 01/01/2003

Source Publication Date: 2003

Institution: Fisheries Ireland

Place Published: Blackrock, Dublin

Notes: Report to the Eastern Region Fisheries Board, Dublin. With additional information by Fisheries personnel.