Publicity and public relations may not seem like the obvious beginnings to a career in agriculture. However, for Nuria Alvarez of Zamora from Spain, they have proven a perfect fit. Having taken the skills that she learned during her studies and the experience she has gained whilst working in marketing back to her local area, she has developed an innovative new product for her family’s farm.
The European environment information and observation network (Eionet) spatial data sets include information about European river basin districts, river basin district sub-units, surface water bodies, groundwater bodies and monitoring sites.
What’s it like to apply for LIFE funding? How much time will you need? How do you find the best partners? The European Commission asked 3 recently successful projects for their insight. Here, LIFE Resilience explains how they applied for their climate change adaptation project.
A recently published JRC article on the link between the ecological condition of Europe’s water resources and the ecosystem services they provide highlights the need to protect and restore aquatic ecosystems.
A recent JRC-led article delivers the first pan-European inventory of emissions of chemical priority substances that reach rivers and coastal waters in Europe, from both point (single, easily identified) and diffuse (widespread over an area) sources.
A briefing by the European Parliamentary Research Service.