Water Framework Directive: Recharge and Groundwater Vulnerability

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The dataset comprises borehole monitoring data for observation wells at the Tydavnet Group Water Scheme in County Monaghan. The data include "continuous" records obtained from data loggers installed in 4 monitoring boreholes during the period 2004 to 2006

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Dr. Bruce Misstear
Trinity College Dublin
Project Co-Ordinator
Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
Telephone: +353 1 8961457
e-mail: bmisster@tcd.ie

Dr Les Brown
Eugene Daly and Associates
Research Scientist
CSA House, Dundrum, Dundrum Business Park, Dundrum Dublin 14, Ireland
Telephone: +353 1 296 4667
e-mail: les.brown@gmail.com

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Attachment Name and Download Link
Project Report Optimised For Online Viewing    STRIVE_6_Misstear_GWVulnerability(Synthesis)_web.pdf  (1.91 Mb)
End of Project Report    STRIVE_6_Misstear_GWVulnerability_epr.pdf  (8.4 Mb)
Offline Print Quality Version    STRIVE_6_Misstear_GWVulnerability_prn.pdf  (5.74 Mb)
Att 4    Borehole_OBS07_water__levels.xls   (2.13 Mb)
Att 5    Borehole_OBS11_water_levels.xls   (6.22 Mb)
Att 6    Borehole_OBS14_water_levels.xls   (0.78 Mb)
Att 7    All_Tydavnet__boreholes.xls   (0.67 Mb)
Att 8    Borehole_OBS04_water__levels.xls   (0.91 Mb)

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Author(s)Misstear, B. Brown, L.
Title Of WebsiteSecure Archive For Environmental Research Data
Publication InformationWater Framework Directive: Recharge and Groundwater Vulnerability
Name of OrganisationEnvironmental Protection Agency Ireland
Electronic Address or URL http://erc.epa.ie/safer/resource?id=1c7ee227-46ec-102b-950d-28616e04c7da
Unique Identifier1c7ee227-46ec-102b-950d-28616e04c7da
Date of AccessLast Updated on SAFER: 2017-06-23

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Misstear, B. Brown, L.   "Water Framework Directive: Recharge and Groundwater Vulnerability". Associated datasets and digitial information objects connected to this resource are available at: Secure Archive For Environmental Research Data (SAFER) managed by Environmental Protection Agency Ireland http://erc.epa.ie/safer/resource?id=1c7ee227-46ec-102b-950d-28616e04c7da (Last Accessed: 2017-06-23)

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SAFER-Data Display URL http://erc.epa.ie/safer/iso19115/display?isoID=59
Resource KeywordsBorehole, Pumping, Monaghan, Tydavnet, Water Level
EPA/ERTDI/STRIVE Project Code2002-W-MS-16-M1
EPA/ERTDI/STRIVE Project ThemeWater Quality
Resource Availability: Any User Can Download Files From This Resource
Public-Open
Limitations on the use of this ResourceSome of the water level data were collected by the operators of the Tydavnet Group water Scheme, who should be acknowledged. The data loggers for boreholes 4, 7, 11 and 14 were installed and downloaded by Dr Les Brown (then of TCD)
Number of Attached Files (Publicly and Openly Available for Download): 8
Project Start Date Monday 5th January 2004 (05-01-2004)
Earliest Recorded Date within any attached datasets or digital objects Monday 9th March 1992 (09-03-1992)
Most Recent Recorded Date within any attached datasets or digital objects Thursday 9th March 2006 (09-03-2006)
Published on SAFERWednesday 19th March 2008 (19-03-2008)
Date of Last EditWednesday 4th June 2008 at 19:49:03 (04-06-2008)
Datasets or Files Updated On Wednesday 4th June 2008 at 19:49:03 (04-06-2008)

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Description of Geographical Characteristics of This Project or Dataset
The Tydavnet area is located in the northwest corner of County Monaghan, close to the border with counties Tyrone and Fermanagh - Knockatallon Aquifer

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The need for the dataset arose during the Recharge and Vulnerability project, in order to supplement existing data. The EPA has commissioned a number of research projects under the Environmental Research,
Technological Development and Innovation (ERTDI) programme (listed below) which contributed to
the assessment of pressures and impacts and the implementation of the Water Framework Directive.
Supplementary Information
Dr. Les Brown was formerly a researcher with Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering, Trinity College Dublin

The following Borehole files are attached:
OBS 4 (1996) Weathered shale, dark grey/brown
shale
OBS 7 (1995) Soft grey rock, soft
grey/brown/black rock
OBS 14 Black rock
OBS 11 (1995) Grey rock, grey limestone,
hard black rock
Links To Other Related Resources
  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tydavnet (Opens in a new window)
  http://www.csa.ie/ (Opens in a new window)
  http://www.wfdireland.ie/Documents/Characterisation%20Report/Ireland_Article_5_WFD.pdf (Opens in a new window)

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