This project was to support Lithuania in developing / implementing a cost-effective strategy to meet EU environmental legislation requirements. A detailed framework was prepared for integrated water quality management in Lithuania. How the Lithuanian Water Law needed to be amended to comply with water quality legislation and a detailed schedule for implementation was developed. The cost / benefits of compliance were assessed and a financing plan was developed.
Soil and Water Ltd, Finland, Mileu and WRc collaborated in undertaking this research.
The work provided a cost effective strategy for Lithuania to comply with EU Water Quality monitoring legislation.