The principle river systems are the Foyle (whose tributaries are the Mourne, Derg, Strule and Finn Rivers) and the River Erne which drains the uplands of Cavan, Fermanagh and Monaghan. Lough Foyle is the main coastal water and Upper and Lower Lough Erne, Lough Melvin and Lough MacNean the main lakes.
- NW RBD first cycle river basin management plan summary 2009 – 2015
- NW RBD second cycle river basin management plan summary 2015 - 2021
The interactive web map allows the quality of the water bodies to be viewed.
This area has a dedicated Catchment Management Officer who covers the catchments within the NW RBD – Roe, Faughan, Burn Dennet, Owenkillew, Derg, Mourne, Strule, Lower and Upper Lough Erne and Lough Mevin.
Steven McDowell Steven.McDowell@daera-ni.gov.uk