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Groundwater

Generally our region's groundwater quality is satisfactory, but in some areas it is contaminated with nitrates, pesticides, micro-organisms (bacteria) and seawater.

Find out about the quality and availability of our region's groundwater in these indicators. Check out related indicators of other factors affecting our groundwater.

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Environmental indicators

Groundwater availability Groundwater well construction
Micro-organisms in groundwater Nitrate in groundwater
Pesticides in groundwater  

Related indicators

Nitrogen losses from land Sources of nutrients in rivers
Land use River water quality
People's environmental concerns