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Event LuWQ2017: 3rd International Interdisciplinary Conference on LAND USE AND WATER QUALITY: Effect of Agriculture on the Environment

LuWQ2017 is an international and interdisciplinary conference on the cutting edge of science, management and policy to minimise effects of agriculture and land use changes on the quality of groundwater and surface waters.

Objectives of the conference are:

to provide forum for exchange of scientific knowledge, research on system knowledge, modelling and uncertainty;  
to discuss the entire policy cycle for water quality improvement;
to intensify contacts (a) between soil/water related scientists, agro related scientists, social scientists, ecological scientists and economists, and (b) between scientists, water managers and policy makers.

Jointly convened by
RIVM, Netherlands National Institute for Public Health and the Environment
Department of Bioscience, Aarhus University, Denmark 
Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland (GEUS), Denmark
Umweltbundesamt (UBA), German Environment Agency, Germany
DEFRA, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, United Kingdom

Abstract submission possible, deadline for submission is 17 October 2016

Contact information Karel Kovar (email:
Event type Conference
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Source luwq2017
Geographical coverage Netherlands
Address The Hague, The Netherlands
Target audience International
Period [29/05/2017 - 01/06/2017]
Status Confirmed
Working language(s) ENGLISH