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Flemish government - Environment, Nature and Energy Department - Land and Soil Protection, Subsoil, and Natural Resources Division

LMO Description
Organisation: 
Flemish government - Environment, Nature and Energy Department - Land and Soil Protection, Subsoil, and Natural Resources Division
Proposed role in INSPIRE development
  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • register a project to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
  • contribute to awareness raising and training
  • yes
  • be kept informed
  • yes
  • implement pilot projects to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
    Details
    Level of authority: 
    Regional
    Flemish government (Belgium)
    Formal Mandate: 
    <p>Coordination of the 'Database of the Subsoil of Flanders' (DOV)</p>
    Main Activities: 
    Collect, interpret, standardise and distribution of geological, geotechnical and hydrogeological data of Flanders
    Area of work/experience
    Geographic Domain:: 
    Regional
    Flemish Community
    Societal Sector: 
    Regional government, public and private sector, research,...
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development: 
    - production of geologic and hydrogeological maps for Flanders - management of geological, hydrogeological and geotechnical point-data for Flanders - publishing these data on te Internet for free use for public and private sector, scientific research
    Primary Business: 
    Natural Resources, Geotechnical Engineering and Hydrogeology
    Environmental application domains: 
    Monitoring Groundwater, Soil Resources Management, Water Resources Management, Geotechnical Engineering