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Linked Open Data for environment protection in Smart Regions
ID: 603824
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2015-10-31
The Linked Open Data (LOD) Strategy is becoming a source of unprecedented visibility, enabling the generation of new businesses and significant advances for research in the environmental area. Nevertheless, in order for this strategy to become a reality, it is necessary to ad...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 110753
Last updated on: 2017-02-27
Developmental neurotoxicity assessment of mixtures in children
ID: 282957
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
Various recent epidemiological studies have indicated that exposure to low doses of environmental biologically active contaminants during human development can alter gene expression and have deleterious effects on cognitive development in childhood. The DENAMIC project is ult...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 100684
Last updated on: 2016-09-19
EU BON: Building the European Biodiversity Observation Network
ID: 308454
Start date: 2012-12-01, End date: 2017-05-31
Sustainable governance of our biological resources requires reliable scientific knowledge that meets the needs of society. Current biodiversity observation systems and environmental datasets are unbalanced in coverage and not integrated, limiting integrative analyses and impl...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 106533
Last updated on: 2016-09-05
Preventing and Remediating degradation of soils in Europe through Land Care
ID: 603498
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2018-10-31
Although there is a large body of knowledge available on soil threats in Europe, this knowledge is fragmented and incomplete, in particular regarding the complexity and functioning of soil systems and their interaction with human activities. The main aim of RECARE is to devel...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 110887
Last updated on: 2016-08-15
Development of rehabilitation technologies and approaches for multipressured degraded waters and the integration of their impact on river basin management
ID: 226565
Start date: 2009-05-01, End date: 2013-12-31
Within the AQUAREHAB project, different innovative rehabilitation technologies for soil, groundwater and surface water will be developed to cope with a number of hazardous (nitrates, pesticides, chlorinated and aromatic compounds, mixed pollutions,…) within heavily degraded w...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 91254
Last updated on: 2016-06-13
OPERATIONALISATION OF NATURAL CAPITAL AND ECOSYSTEM SERVICES: FROM CONCEPTS TO REAL-WORLD APPLICATIONS
ID: 308428
Start date: 2012-12-01, End date: 2017-05-31
Despite improved understanding of the links between ecosystem health, provision of ecosystem services and human well-being, further conceptual and empirical work is needed to make the ideas of ecosystem services (ESS) and natural capital (NC) operational. OpenNESS will theref...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 105523
Last updated on: 2016-05-03
Ecological Function and Biodiversity Indicators in European Soils
ID: 264465
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2014-12-31
The strategic goal of EcoFINDERS is to provide the EC with tools to design and implement soil strategies aimed at ensuring sustainable use of soils, including: i) Characterisation of European soil biodiversity; ii) Determination of relations between soil biodiversity, soil fu...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 97538
Last updated on: 2016-04-11
European Biodiversity Observation Network; a project to design and test a biodiversity observation system integrated in time and space
ID: 212322
Start date: 2008-04-01, End date: 2012-03-31
The key challenge addressed in the present proposal is to develop a biodiversity observation system that is transmissible, cost effective and provides added value to the currently independent data sources of in situ data and EO. There are three requirements: the production of...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 88098
Last updated on: 2016-04-11
Strategy for the preservation of plastic artefacts in museum collections
ID: 212218
Start date: 2008-10-01, End date: 2012-03-31
During the twentieth century artists have used plastics and synthetics to create important pieces that are recognized nowadays as masterpieces. Unfortunately some plastics are degrading faster than had been expected and their preservation constitutes a challenge. Their is a l...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 88882
Last updated on: 2016-03-11
Bridging the gap between adaptation strategies of climate change impacts and European water policies
ID: 211894
Start date: 2008-11-01, End date: 2011-10-31
The Project ClimateWater is aimed as the first step on the analysis and synthesis of data and information on the likely (known, assumed, expected, modelled, forecasted, predicted, estimated etc.) water related impacts of the changes of the climate with special regard to their...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 88495
Last updated on: 2016-03-11
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