Design of The Freshwater Monitoring Network for The EEA Area

  1. Pertti Heinonen1,
  2. Giuliano Ziglio2 and
  3. André Van Der Beken3
  1. Tim Lack and
  2. Steve Nixon

Published Online: 22 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470511121.ch19

Water Quality Measurements Series: Hydrological and Limnological Aspects of Lake Monitoring

Water Quality Measurements Series: Hydrological and Limnological Aspects of Lake Monitoring

How to Cite

Lack, T. and Nixon, S. (2000) Design of The Freshwater Monitoring Network for The EEA Area, in Water Quality Measurements Series: Hydrological and Limnological Aspects of Lake Monitoring (eds P. Heinonen, G. Ziglio and A. Van Der Beken), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470511121.ch19

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Finnish Environment Institute, Belsinki, Finland

  2. 2

    Universita di Trento, Italy

  3. 3

    Techware, Brussels, Belgium

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 APR 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471899884

Online ISBN: 9780470511121

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Keywords:

  • freshwater monitoring network;
  • eurowaternet;
  • water resources framework directive (WFD);
  • microbes;
  • Europe

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Mandate of the EEA

  • Information needs of the EEA

  • EUROWATERNET: definition and general concept

  • Functionality of EUROWATERNET

  • Detailed technical specifications

  • Relationship with the proposed Water Resources Framework Directive

  • Benefits to Member States

  • Progress to date and the way forward

  • Conclusions