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EPA launch Interactive GIS facility

10.10.07

The EPA have recently launched their interactive GIS facility. It is available through the home page of the EPA web-site or click here. Called ENVision, the facility provides access to a wide range of environmental data sets held by the EPA.

For example maps showing the locations of air quality monitoring stations, hydrometric stations and IPPC Licenced facilities are available.

Particularly relevant for UEP researchers, the site also hosts CORINE land cover data sets for 1990 and 2000 as well as detailed soil and sub soils databases.

International Conferences

Impact Assessment of Land Use Changes

6th - 9th April, 2008
Humboldt University Berlin
Meeting organised by the EU FP6 IP SENSOR in cooperation with the IP's EFORWOOD, PLUREL and SEAMLESS:

Further details available on the conference web-site: http://www.sensor-conference2008.eu/

Call for papers will close on 1st November 2007

Local Events

The EPA has organised a PhD and Fellowship seminar showcasing research supported by the STRIVE and ERTDI programmes. The seminar runs over one and a half days from Thurday 1st November 2007 and will take place at the Hilton Hotel, Charlemont Place, Dublin 2. Click here for further details.