WAgriCo

The Water Resources Management in Cooperation with Agriculture project – WAgriCo - is to demonstrate in pilot areas how the cooperation between water resources management and agriculture can be used to reduce diffuse pollution for the sustainable achievement of the environmental objectives for groundwater set out in Article 4 and 7 of the EC Water Framework Directive.

It is a collaborative project piloted in the UK (south west England) and Germany (Lower Saxony). In each location partnerships have been put in place to manage the project in each location. The project is co-funded by the partnerships and by a contribution from the LIFE financial instrument of the European Community. Additional co-funding has been made available by Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) in the UK and Niedersachsisches (Nds. MU) in Lower Saxony.

WAgriCo commenced on the 1 October 2005 and was completed in 2008.

 

Upcoming Meetings

  • 2018/9 Leakage Projects Steering Group
     Tue 26 March 2019 10:30
  • DW07 Developing Management Strategies for Increasingly Frequent Algal Blooms
     Tue 26 March 2019 10:30
  • Cancelled - Viruses in Drinking Water: Developing a research programme
     Wed 27 March 2019 09:30
  • EQ/01/A/225, Logistical Support and Co-ordination of the Delivery Phase of the National Chemical Investigations Programme 2015-2020
     Wed 27 March 2019 09:45
  • Incidence and causes of repeat bursts at old repairs
     Thu 28 March 2019 09:00