LIFE Environment
Funding Organisation: EC
European Commission European Union Full Details
Country of origin: European Union
What type of research is funded? Demonstration
Projects based on defined research needs (programme driven) or an open call (demand driven)? Demand Driven
Total budget:  1.49 Million EUROs
Funding rate by programme:  %
Programme start year: 2005
Duration of programme: 3 years
Programme open for funding of international participation:  No
Programme has ongoing or terminated international projects:  No
Groundwater protection-->Groundwater protection overview
Groundwater protection-->Groundwater processes-->Groundwater processes overview
Groundwater protection-->Monitoring-->Monitoring overview
Groundwater protection-->Planning-->Planning overview
Diffuse pollution-->Diffuse pollution overview
Diffuse pollution-->Monitoring
Water resources and their management -->Stresses, quality and ecological status
Water and sanitation-->Water and sanitation Overview
Water and sanitation-->Pollution
Water and sanitation-->Water supply
Diffuse pollution-->Regulation
Diffuse pollution-->Sources
Diffuse pollution-->Contaminants-->Contaminants overview
Diffuse pollution-->Scales
Water resources and their management -->Water resources and their management Overview
Water resources and their management -->Monitoring and mitigation
Nitrate release to surface waters as a result of agricultural practices  
Permeable reactive barriers 
Long Description: 
Nitrate release to surface waters as a result of agricultural practices  
Permeable reactive barriers 

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Projects Supported by this Programme:

BioReGen Biomass, Remediation reGeneration: Re-using brownfield sites for renewable energy crops

OpenMI-LIFE Bringing the OpenMI-Life

ReLIStoP Cleaner crushed stone composition in the artificial decorative stone industry

CLONIC Closing the Nitrogen Cycle form Urban Landfill Leachate by Biological Nitrogen Removal over Nitrite and Thermal Treatment

EMECAP Conference on mercury as a global pollutant

STABLE Controlled treatment of TBT-contaminated dredged sediments for their beneficial use in infrastructure projects

BiOSOIL Demonstrating the feasibility of biological methods for soil reclamation in the Basque Country

ArtWET Mitigation of agricultural non point-source pesticide pollution and phytoremediation in artificial wetland ecosystems

 Operation OASIS (Project to restore coastal forests in arid regions using treated waste water from Europe, transported as ballast in bulk shipping vessels)

NITRABAR Remediation of agricultural diffuse NITRAte polluted waters through the implementation of a permeable reactive BARrier

TRITECH ETV TRITECH Environmental Technologies Verification
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