Environmental guidance for your business in Northern Ireland & Scotland
Organic or manufactured nitrogen fertilisers that you use on your land can pollute surface and ground waters.
Make sure you comply with regulations on storing and applying fertilisers by checking our guidance on chemical and man-made fertilisers
If your land is in a nitrate vulnerable zone (NVZ) Scotland you may have to comply with limits on the amount of livestock manure and manufactured fertilisers you can spread on your land. These limits apply to all land in Northern Ireland.
Read our guidance on NVZs for more information and to find out if you are in an NVZ.
A day with Hydrology, SEPA's hydrometry unit is responsible for around 400 gauging stations and 350 rainfall monitoring sites. River gauging stations are important as they allow river levels to be monitored so flood events can be predicted and flood warnings sent out.
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