RISKBASE – Risk based management of river basins

Programme: FP6
Research period: 2006-2009
Key question / Key goal: Development of integrated risk assessment-based management approaches enabling the prevention and/or reduction of the negative impacts caused by human activities on the water/sediment/soil system at the river-basin scale.
Kind of study:
Keywords: contamination, risk assessment, risk management
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Research question(s):
How can we change the scale : from the local scale (site scale) to the regional scale : which tools, extrapolation methods, models ? How do we link soil (local) models to water catchment models?
What is the interaction between contaminated land – groundwater - recipients – catchments areas