Een duurzame toekomst van ons water

FutureWater is een onderzoek en adviesbureau dat wetenschappelijk onderzoek verbindt met praktische oplossingen voor waterbeheerders binnen en buiten Nederland. FutureWater’s activiteiten bestrijken zowel mondiale, nationale en lokale waterproblemen.

Belangrijke onderwerpen zijn: water voor voedsel, irrigatie, wateroverlast, watertekorten, klimaatverandering en stroomgebiedsmanagement. FutureWater’s advies en onderzoek richt zich op kwantitatieve methoden, vaak gebaseerd op simulatiemodellen, geografische informatiesystemen en satellietwaarnemingen.

FutureWater heeft kantoren in Wageningen en Cartagena (Spanje).

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Meer water in Aziatische rivieren door klimaatverandering

Tekst van Universiteit Utrecht Promovendus Arthur Lutz concludeert dat klimaatverandering zorgt voor meer regen en smeltwater, en dus voor meer water in de Aziatische rivieren. Meer dan een miljard De meeste grote rivieren in Azië ontspringen in de Himalaya en op het Tibetaans Plateau. Ze worden deels gevoed door smeltwater afkomstig van gletsjers en sneeuw, […]

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Training

ThirdEye: Training new Flying Sensor operators in Mozambique

A key factor in enabling an increase and efficiency in food production is providing farmers with relevant information. Such information is needed as farmers have limited resources (seed, water, fertilizer, pesticides, human power) and are always in doubt in which location and when they should supply these resources. Interesting is that especially smallholders, with their […]

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FutureWater contributes to the EGU General Assembly 2016

Results of several ongoing projects of FutureWater were being disseminated among a large group of scientists last week during the General Assembly 2016 of the European Geosciences Union (EGU). The EGU General Assembly was held at the Austria Center Vienna (ACV) in Vienna, Austria, from 17 to 22 April 2016. It is the largest conference on the […]

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PhD position: Development of Future Weather techniques for flood risk assessment

We are delighted that you consider joining the ETN System-Risk as an Early Stage Research (ESR) fellow. System-Risk is a Marie-Skłodowska-Curie European Training Network which aims on developing and implementing a systems approach for large-scale flood risk assessment and management and provides a framework for training and career development of 15 Early Stage Researchers (ESRs). The network brings […]

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FutureWater presents at conference on Climate Change Impacts for Indus Basin Waters

An International Conference on Climate and Environmental Change Impacts on the Indus Basin Waters was organized jointly by ICIMOD, The World Bank Group and the International Water Management Institute from 16 to 19 February 2016 in Kathmandu, Nepal. The Indus River Basin is shared by four countries Afghanistan, China, India, and Pakistan.  The Indus Basin […]

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FutureWater receives award for the best contribution on precision agriculture and flying sensors

The contribution “Spectral and physiological responses of Citrus irrigated with saline reclaimed water combined with deficit irrigation strategies” was recently awarded as the best submission in the “Precision Agriculture” thematic panel of the 2nd Spanish Symposium of Horticultural Engineering held in Almeria between 12-16 February. The contribution was led by Cristina Romero and is the […]

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