The Water Framework Directive is a piece of European legislation that states that all UK waterbodies (rivers, lakes, seas) must be in ‘good ecological status’ by 2027.
|Waterbody||Overall Waterbody Classification||Reasons for Failure||Hydromorphological Supporting Elements||Supporting Elements (Surface Water)|
|Mimram (Whitwell to Codicote Bottom)||Moderate||Macrophytes and Phytobenthos Combined (Moderate)||Hydrological Regime||Does Not Support Good||Not Assessed|
|Phosphate (Moderate)||Morphology||Supports Good|
|Mimram (Codicote Bottom to Lee)||Moderate||Fish (Moderate)||Hydrological Regime||Does Not Support Good||Not Assessed|