Chapter 11. Integrated River Basin Management: Harmonised Modelling Tools and Decision-Making Process

  1. Philippe Quevauviller2,3,
  2. Ulrich Borchers4,
  3. Clive Thompson5 and
  4. Tristan Simonart6
  1. Zbigniew W. Kundzewicz and
  2. Fred F. Hattermann

Published Online: 31 OCT 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470716090.ch11

The Water Framework Directive: Ecological and Chemical Status Monitoring

The Water Framework Directive: Ecological and Chemical Status Monitoring

How to Cite

Kundzewicz, Z. W. and Hattermann, F. F. (2008) Integrated River Basin Management: Harmonised Modelling Tools and Decision-Making Process, in The Water Framework Directive: Ecological and Chemical Status Monitoring (eds P. Quevauviller, U. Borchers, C. Thompson and T. Simonart), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470716090.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 2

    European Commission, DG Environment (BU93/142), rue de la Loi 200, 1049 Brussels, Belgium

  2. 3

    Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), IUWPARE, Dept; Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineering, Building T, Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels, Belgium

  3. 4

    IWW Water Research Centre, Germany

  4. 5

    Alcontrol Laboratories, South Yorkshire, UK

  5. 6

    Institut Pasteur de Lille, Lille, France

Author Information

  1. Postdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Telegrafenberg A51, PO Box 60 12 03, 14412 Postdam, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 OCT 2008
  2. Published Print: 24 OCT 2008

Book Series:

  1. Water Quality Measurements

Book Series Editors:

  1. Philippe Quevauviller2,3

Series Editor Information

  1. 2

    European Commission, DG Environment (BU93/142), rue de la Loi 200, 1049 Brussels, Belgium

  2. 3

    Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), IUWPARE, Dept; Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineering, Building T, Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels, Belgium

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470518366

Online ISBN: 9780470716090

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Keywords:

  • integrated river basin management;
  • information and communication tools (ICT);
  • Model-supported Planning Framework;
  • river basin management plan design and programmes of measures;
  • problem description and goal definition - ‘setting the scene’;
  • model setup, calibration and validation;
  • scenario definition and action alternative;
  • wise web portal;
  • EC CATCHMOD cluster

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Model-supported Planning Framework

  • WISE Web Portal

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Acknowledgements

  • References