Overview of the local trends in parameters such as hydrometeorology, land use, the sedimentation rate and erosion, ecosystems and water quality.

Objective:

1)      Study the temporal trends of key environmental parameters for understanding past changes in the aquatic ecosystem and their correlation with anthropogenic and natural processes.

Tasks:

Task 1. Bibliographic Overview of indicators for river basin and coastal zone management from the international practice. Indexing of past studies and projects involving environmental information and data for the region of interest

Task 2. Creating database of past data and study the spatio-temporal trends in the study of environmental parameters.

Task 3. Reconstruction of palaeoenvironment and paleoclimate of the region and study of relevant changes to date. The aim is to monitor the evolution of the “reference conditions”.

Task 4. Stakeholders involved and participatory actions.