Research and analysis

State of the environment

Environment Agency data and information summarising the state of air quality, water resources and water quality in England.

Documents

State of the environment: air quality

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State of the environment: water resources

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State of the environment: water quality

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Details

These reports cover the key environmental issues relating to:

  • air quality – the concentrations of pollutants in our air, and their effects on the environment and health
  • water resources – how much clean water we have available
  • water quality – including rivers, estuaries, coasts and groundwater

The reports include the:

  • status and trends
  • current and future pressures
Published 19 February 2018
Last updated 27 July 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added report: State of the environment: air quality.
  2. Added report: State of the environment: water resources.
  3. First published.