WP-D: Environmental Information System

Part of the Terrestrial Environmental Sciences book series (TERENVSC)


The previous chapters gave detailed insight into the collection of environmental data and the use of that data for purposes such as determining and improving water quality, dealing with extreme weather events, or the planning of waste water management systems. However, adequate visualisation techniques are required to communicate the significance of this work and the consequences of research results to stakeholders or laymen. In addition, sustainable management of water resources requires well-engineered software solutions that can be operated by regional authorities and operating companies. To this end, the “Urban Catchments”-project includes the adaption and adjustment of software frameworks for the region around Chao Lake.


Environmental Information System (EIS) Chao Lake Waste Water Management Systems Urban Catchment Virtual Geographic Environment (VGE) 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.AMC–Analytik & Messtechnik GmbH ChemnitzChemnitzGermany
  2. 2.WISUTEC Umwelttechnik GmbHChemnitzGermany
  3. 3.Department of Environmental InformaticsHelmholtz Centre of Environmental Research–UFZLeipzigGermany
  4. 4.Applied Environmental System AnalysisTechnische Universität DresdenDresdenGermany

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