GES

(redirected from Good Ecological Status)
AcronymDefinition
GESGaz à Effet de Serre (French: Greenhouse Gas Emissions)
GESGhana Education Service
GESGTN (Global Transportation Network) Exercise System
GESGeneral Santos, Philippines (Airport Code)
GESGeneral Estimates System (NHTSA)
GESGeography and Environmental Systems
GESGlobal Engineering Solutions (various locations)
GESGood Ecological Status (Water Framework Directive; EU)
GESGeology and Seismology (conference)
GESGoddard Earth Sciences (US NASA)
GESGender Equality Strategy (various locations)
GESGrid Energy Storage
GESGas Extraction System (landfills)
GESGlobal Environmental Solutions
GESGastric Emptying Scintigraphy (digestion)
GESGlobal Employer Services (various companies)
GESGigabit Ethernet Switch
GESGifted Education Specialist (various schools)
GESGround Earth Station
GESGovernment Economic Service (UK)
GESGrenada Elementary School (Grenada, California)
GESGender Equality Scheme (various organizations)
GESGlobal Enqueue Service (Oracle)
GESGreenbrook Elementary School
GESGyrotonic Expansion System (holistic health care)
GESGenetic Evaluation System (cattle breeding)
GESGeneric Exposure Scenario
GESGateway Earth Stations
GESGas Engineering Services
GESGlobal Information Grid (GIG) Enterprise Services
GESGlobal Edge Software (India)
GESGeneral Emergency Services
GESGeneral Education Subcommittee (various schools)
GESGlobal Engagement Summit (Northwestern University)
GESGoldeneye: Source (gaming)
GESGovernment Electronic Systems
GESGroupe d'Étude de la Scoliose
GESGlobal Enrollment System (US Department of Homeland Security)
GESGazelle Elementary School (Gazelle, California)
GESGemini Earth Station (Hughes)
GESGeneric Equipment Simulator (semiconductors)
GESGround Engineering System
GESGeneral Expenditure Statistics (UK)
GESGoliath Edison Screw (type of cap on electric light bulb)
GESGlobal Economic Strategy (various locations)
GESGeneric Environmental Statement
GESGIG (Global Information Grid) Enterprise Services (US DoD)
GESGet Event Status
GESGeneralized Evolutionary Spectrum
GESGeneral Engineering Manual
GESGreentown Elementary School (North Canton, OH City Schools)
GESGeneralized Electrical Susceptibility
GESGeographical Exploration Systems
GESGTN (Global Transportation Network) Exercise Support (Ustranscom)
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During the analyzed period (2004-2014) the evaluation of the ecological status of surface water courses (rivers), existing within Timis-Bega hydrographical system has revealed the fact that the most rivers have been found in good ecological status.
According to the WWF, the water industry and agriculture are the main sectors responsible for failing river health, and four out of five rivers (80%) in England and Wales are currently failing to achieve 'good ecological status'.
The fisheries charity said Welsh rivers were in a "perilous state", with only 39% reaching good ecological status.
A report by The UK Water Partnership and Global Food Security said: "The impact of these pollutants is that currently only 24 per cent of water bodies in England and 36 per cent of water bodies in Wales meet 'good ecological status',' as defined by the WFD.
A total of 203km of the 364km of rivers in the park are classed as high or good ecological status, with two "pristine" waterways.
Instead, the emphasis shifted, in an astonishing reversal of policy, to a primary obligation to achieve 'good ecological status' for our national rivers.
Red alert: in a report, published on 20 February (1), the European Environment Agency (EEA) paints a worrying picture of Europe's seas and calls on the EU and its member states to take emergency measures to reach good ecological status by 2020.
Red alert: in a report, published on 20 February(1), the European Environment Agency (EEA) paints a worrying picture of Europe's seas and calls on the EU and its member states to take emergency measures to reach good ecological status by 2020.
The main objective of Romania's water management policy is to reach 'good ecological status' by 2015 through the integrated management of its water resources, in compliance with the EU Water Framework Directive, it added.
The water framework directive says each water body must achieve "good ecological status" by 2027.
This must be achieved while ensuring that abstraction from rivers does not affect their good ecological status, and that leakage from our water mains is kept under tight control.