Chapter 17. River Basin Risk Assessment Linked to Monitoring and Management

  1. Philippe Quevauviller12,13,
  2. Ulrich Borchers14,
  3. Clive Thompson15 and
  4. Tristan Simonart16
  1. Jos Brils1,
  2. Damia Barceló2,
  3. Winfried E. H. Blum3,
  4. Werner Brack4,
  5. Bob Harris5,
  6. Dietmar Müller6,
  7. Philippe Négrel7,
  8. Vala Ragnarsdottir8,
  9. Wim Salomons9,
  10. Thomas Track10 and
  11. Joop Vegter11

Published Online: 31 OCT 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470716090.ch17

The Water Framework Directive: Ecological and Chemical Status Monitoring

The Water Framework Directive: Ecological and Chemical Status Monitoring

How to Cite

Brils, J., Barceló, D., Blum, W. E. H., Brack, W., Harris, B., Müller, D., Négrel, P., Ragnarsdottir, V., Salomons, W., Track, T. and Vegter, J. (2008) River Basin Risk Assessment Linked to Monitoring and Management, 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.ch17

Editor Information

  1. 12

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

  2. 13

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

  3. 14

    IWW Water Research Centre, Germany

  4. 15

    Alcontrol Laboratories, South Yorkshire, UK

  5. 16

    Institut Pasteur de Lille, Lille, France

Author Information

  1. 1

    TNO Built Environment and Geosciences, PO Box 80015, 3508 TA Utrecht, The Netherlands

  2. 2

    CID-CSIC, Jordi Girona 18, 08034 Barcelona, Spain

  3. 3

    Universität für Bodenkultur, Peter Jordan Str. 82, 1190 Vienna, Austria

  4. 4

    UFZ Centre for Environmental Research LeipzigHalle, Permoserstr. 15, 04318 Leipzig, Germany

  5. 5

    2 Creynolds Close, Cheswick Green, Solihull, West Midlands B90 4 EU, UK

  6. 6

    Umweltbundesamt GmbH, Spittelauer Lände 5, 1090 Wien, Austria

  7. 7

    BRGM, Avenue C. Guillemin, 45060 Orléans, France

  8. 8

    University of Bristol, Department of Earth Sciences, Wills Memorial Building, Queens Road, Bristol BS8 1RJ, UK

  9. 9

    Institute for Environmental Studies, De Boelelaan 1087, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  10. 10

    DECHEMA Gesellschaft für Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie e.V., Theodor-Heuss-Allee 25, 60486 Frankfurt/Main, Germany

  11. 11

    VEGTER ADVIES, Amsteldijk Zuid 167, 1189 VM Amstelveen, The Netherlands

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 Quevauviller12,13

Series Editor Information

  1. 12

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

  2. 13

    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:

  • basin scale river management;
  • river basin management plans (RBMP);
  • river basin risk assessment and management;
  • risk assessment and risk (-based) management;
  • EC RTD Framework Program projects;
  • Resilience Alliance network;
  • RISKBASE management framework

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Risk Assessment and Risk (-based) Management

  • Towards Risk-based Management of River Basins (RISKBASE)

  • RISKBASE Draft Conceptual Framework for Risk-Based Management

  • References