Future Water: The Government’s Water Strategy for England (2008_

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This 2008 report from Defra sets out the government vision and policies surrounding sustainable water management going forward. This water strategy for England sets out the Government’s plans for water in the future and the practical steps that the government intend to take to ensure that good clean water is available for people, businesses and nature. It looks ahead to 2030 and describes the water supply system we want to see then and how to get there. It looks at the water cycle as a whole, from rainfall and drainage through to discharge and treatment.