• EVERY DROP COUNTS
  • IRRIGATION MANAGEMENT MODELS
  • METEOROLOGICAL ANALYSIS TOOLS
  • IRRIGATION OPTIMIZATION
 

Water Governance Legal and Other Issues

1. EU Water Framework Directive (WFD)

2. EEA Report No 1/2012 “Towards efficient use of water resources in Europe”

3. Pietro Laureano “The water atlas: Traditional knowledge to combat desertification”

4. EC, Joint Research Center (2008), “Water Requirements for Irrigation in the European Union”. A model based assessment of irrigation water requirements and regional water demands in Europe

5. EC, Joint Research Center (2008), “Farm Advisory Systems implementation in EU: Setting-up, farm advisory bodies and rural development support”

6. EC, (2000), “Pricing policies for enhancing the sustainability of water resources”, Communication from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament and the Economic and Social Committee

7. EC, (2003), Common Implementation Strategy  for the Water Framework Directive (2000/60/EC) “Guidance document No 1: Economics and the Environment- The implementation challenge of the Water Framework Directive”

8. EC, (2003), Common Implementation Strategy  for the Water Framework Directive (2000/60/EC) “Guidance document No 11: Planning process”

9. ARCADIS, 2012, ‘The role of water pricing and water allocation in agriculture in delivering sustainable water use in Europe’- the report, http://www.fresh-thoughts.eu/userfiles/file/agriculture_report.pdf

10. ARCADIS, 2012, ‘The role of water pricing and water allocation in agriculture in delivering sustainable water use in Europe’- Annexes, http://www.fresh-thoughts.eu/userfiles/file/agriculture_report_ANNEXES.pdf

11. ARCADIS, 2011, ‘ENV/D.1/ETU/2010/0062r  The role of water pricing and water allocation in agriculture in delivering sustainable water use in Europe: EU level conclusions from case study analysis- Working document’

12 Zetland, D. (2011), ‘Water markets in Europe’, Water Resources IMPACT, vol. 13, No 5, http://www.kysq.org/pubs/Water_Markets_Europe.pdf

13. Bio Intelligence Service 2012 ‘Water saving potential in agriculture in Europe: findings from the existing studies and application to case studies’, study for the European Commission,DG-ENV,  http://ec.europa.eu/environment/water/quantity/pdf/BIO_Water%20savings%20in%20agiculture_Final%20report.pdf