• ecosystem
  • Special pilot projects should be developed to study these problems, both from the monitoring and the ecosystem points of view. (fao.org)
  • For example, copepods and other small water crustaceans that are present in many water bodies can be monitored for changes (biochemical, physiological, or behavioural) that may indicate a problem within their ecosystem. (wikipedia.org)
  • risks
  • Additionally a review of risks associated with contamination sources, monitoring methods, trending and reporting of results is undertaken. (rsc.org)
  • honest
  • It is when we work in cooperation with our partners - when we gather everyone involved into a room like this one and participate in honest discussions and develop lasting relationships - our environmental progress accelerates at a remarkable pace. (epa.gov)
  • officials
  • For those who may not know, the FEM is a group of senior officials from across the Agency, brought together to address environmental measurement issues in a consistent, cross-agency manner. (epa.gov)
  • Management
  • The Exchange Network will help us overcome delays in making important environmental decisions and will be critical in responding to environmental emergencies," EPA assistant administrator Kimberly T. Nelson said during a press conference June 15 at the EPA's Emergency Operations Center in Washington, D.C. Nelson has been the lead coordinator for state/EPA information management. (pewtrusts.org)
  • Coverage includes environmental systems monitoring from conception to configuration, implementation, and management. (wikipedia.org)
  • Industry
  • With its large automobile and manufacturing industry, Michigan is responsible for monitoring the wastewater discharge from 1,200 plants on a weekly basis. (pewtrusts.org)
  • order
  • One of the reasons why President Bush appointed me Administrator was because I fully appreciate the necessity of good information in order for EPA to continue to provide the American people with the environmental results they expect. (epa.gov)
  • In order to continue to produce environmental results for my children and grandchildren, I have laid out 4 Priorities to focus on as Administrator. (epa.gov)
  • This is essential if we are to improve understanding of the interrelation of environmental variables in order to predict and manage their responses to anthropogenic perturbations. (prospects.ac.uk)
  • modelling skills, in order to investigate the interrelationships between environmental variables, and to predict their responses to changing internal and external conditions. (prospects.ac.uk)
  • governments
  • Then, on 18 March 2013, the three governments signed the Benguela Current Convention, an environmental treaty that entrenches the Benguela Current Commission as a permanent inter-governmental organization. (wikipedia.org)
  • System
  • and it has now been decided that a special Global Environmental Monitoring System, GEMS, should be established. (fao.org)
  • 7. An improved international system allowing the monitoring of factors necessary for the understanding and forecasting of disasters and for the implementation of an efficient warning system. (fao.org)
  • The BlueMon monitoring system is a comprehensive monitoring and mapping system for all emissions on vessels which are subject to MARPOL 73/78 Annex I-VI. (skf.com)
  • health
  • According to the World Health Organization, an estimated 12.6 million deaths In 2012 were attributed to unhealthy environmental conditions, that's nearly 25% of total deaths globally that year. (ericsson.com)
  • The environmental damage affects not only the population's health, but also the species that live in the area, while also contributing to the worldwide issue of climate change. (wikipedia.org)
  • address environmental
  • Its objective was to improve knowledge and understanding of the BCLME and enhance the ability of the three countries to jointly address environmental problems that occur across national borders so that the BCLME may be managed in a coordinated and integrated way. (wikipedia.org)
  • changes
  • The monitoring of the water began in 1977 with the objective of characterizing and assessing the changes in the water ecosystems with the purpose of proposing mitigating actions for the possible impacts as well as providing the multiple uses of water. (itaipu.gov.br)
  • In the last 20 years acid rain, synthetic hormone analogues, halogenated hydrocarbons, greenhouse gases and many others have required changes to monitoring strategies. (wikipedia.org)
  • They are found on rocks and tree trunks, and they respond to environmental changes in forests, including changes in forest structure - conservation biology, air quality, and climate. (wikipedia.org)
  • state
  • State environmental reports required by the federal government are one of the nation's largest reporting requirements, second only to tax reporting, Nelson said. (pewtrusts.org)
  • areas
  • This may be a critical consideration in wilderness areas or when monitoring very rare organisms or those that are averse to human presence. (wikipedia.org)
  • methods
  • Air quality monitoring is performed using specialized equipment and analytical methods used to establish air pollutant concentrations. (wikipedia.org)