Title: fliessgewaesserbewertung.de 
Resource Type: web links 
Language(s): English
German
 
Availability: Dr. Daniel Hering University of Duisburg-Essen Institute of Ecology, Department of Hydrobiology D-45117 Essen Germany Tel.: +49 (0)201-183-4308 Fax.: +49 (0)201-183-2529 E-Mail: daniel.hering@uni-essen.de 
Producers or distributor University of Duisburg Essen et al. 
Author / Producer Type: University research group / research institute 
Web link for product information: http://www.fliessgewaesserbewertung.de/en  
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Contaminated land-->policy and regulatory
Water resources and their management -->Stresses, quality and ecological status
Water resources and their management -->Water resources and their management Overview
 
Long description: 'Fließgewässerbewertung' is the German word for 'river assessment'. fliessgewaesserbewertung.de offers information and discussion opportunities on river assessment with benthic invertebrates in Germany. Due to the Water Framework Directive (WFD) assessment methods are presently modified and newly developed to establish a far-reaching freshwater monitoring and assessment system in Europe. Aims of this website are: - Description of new methods to assess rivers with benthic invertebrates in Germany (river assessment) - Presentation of new results in applied aquatic ecology (research) - Discussion of the new methods in a forum (discussion) 
Submitted By: Maike Hauschild WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 03/12/2004