The Water Information System for Europe (WISE) is a partnership between the European Commission (DG Environment, Joint Research Centre and Eurostat) and The European Environment Agency, known as “the Group of Four” (Go4).
WISE addresses several user groups:
WISE was launched for public use as a web-based service on 22 March (World Water Day) 2007 providing a web-portal entry to water related information ranging from inland waters to marine. The web-portal is now grouped into sections for
For users from EU institutions or other environmental administrations WISE provides input to thematic assessments in the context of EU water related policies. For water professionals and scientists WISE facilitates access to reference documents and thematic data, which can be downloaded for further analyses. For the general public, WISE illustrates a wide span of water related information by visualisations on interactive maps, graphs and indicators.
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If not, what EU water-related information would you like to see included? Contact us with any questions on WISE at: