What's in your backyard?
Use our interactive maps to find out more about the environment where you live.
You can discover more about how we gather our data and what we use it for from our subject-specific pages:
Understand the Flood Map for Planning
Understanding the Flood Warning and Alert Areas map and data
Understanding the Coastal Erosion and Shoreline Management map and data
Understanding the Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management Activities map and data
Understanding the Main Rivers map and data
Understanding the Farming Maps, Data and Information
Understanding the Nitrate Vulnerable Zones map and data
Understanding the Groundwater Source Protection Zones map
Understanding the British Geological Survey Aquifer Designation maps
Understanding the Groundwater Vulnerability Zones maps and data
Understanding the Water Abstraction Licences map and data
Understanding the Drinking Water Protected Areas Safeguard Zones maps and data
Understanding the Authorised Landfill Sites maps and data
What are historic landfill sites?
Understanding reported pollution incidents
How we regulate and record polluting emissions.
Understanding the Industrial Operator Scores (Operational Risk Appraisal) map and data
Closed and abandoned mining waste facilities causing serious environmental impacts.
We record the pollution released into the environment by industrial sites under the EC Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control Directive (IPPC).
Understanding the Environment Agency Offices and Areas map and data
Understanding the Historic River Quality maps and data
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Last updated: 31 January 2017