Considerations Regarding The Development of Statistical Indicators for The Analysis of Agriculture’s Effect on Air and Water Quality
Agriculture’s influence on environmental quality could be captured correctly by statistical indicators in case that these are developed based on a good knowledge of the relations which are established between agricultural practices and the properties of environmental factors. The paper aims to describe these relations and to propose general and air and water specific agro-environmental indicators. In this respect, there are initially explained the characteristics of different agricultural systems as an environmental pressure factor, and than there are analyzed changes of air and water quality duet to the application of intensive agriculture technologies.
Keywords - Agriculture, Air Quality, Water Quality, Statistical Indicators