Title: SNOWMAN - Sustainable management of soil and groundwater under the pressure of soil pollution and soil contamination 
Resource Type: web links 
Producers or distributor Jörg Frauenstein 
Other producers or distributors: SNOWMAN Team 
Author / Producer Type: Agency, regulator or other governmental or inter-governmental body 
Web link for product information: http://www.snowman-era.net  
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Contaminated land-->Contaminated land overview
Groundwater protection-->Groundwater protection overview
Soil-->Soil Overview
 
Short description: Alternatives to Framework programmes are needed to increase funding for cooperative research in Europe. European Research Area Networks (ERANETs) are being supported by the Commission as one possible route. The ERANET project SNOWMAN is preparing a transnational coordinated call for research in the field of soil-water-sediment system with respect to contamination. 
Long description: Objectives · To set up the cooperation of research activities carried out at national or regional level in the Member States and Associated States · Identification of areas, where co-operation is needed for effective problem-solutions · Development of rules and instruments for co-operation of national programmes · The networking of research activities conducted at national or regional level · The mutual opening of national and regional research programmes · The networking of research activities conducted at national or regional level · The mutual opening of national and regional research programmes 
Link to Project(s): EUGRIS European Groundwater and Contaminated Land Remediation Information System
 
Submitted By: Mr Jörg Frauenstein WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 18/10/2005