We’ll keep you posted with regular updates on Northern Ireland’s Bathing Water Quality, with information from the Department of Agriculture, the Environment and Rural Affairs.

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Northern Ireland Lake Water Quality Update 2020

In 2020, only 1 of the 21 lake water bodies in Northern Ireland classified as ‘good’ or better status and the remaining 20 lake water bodies classified as ‘moderate’ or worse. Table below shows that in 2015 and 2018 five lakes were classified as ‘good’ compared to one in 2020.

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