erosion

  PROJECT DESCRIPTION The SOILPRO Project was born with the ambitious goal of halting soil degradation in line with the EU’s Thematic Strategy for Soil Protection (COM (2006) 231). This purpose was pursued by encouraging cooperation, in an international context, between local and regional authorities and research centers involved in the project for the development and application of monitoring methods and spatial management of degradation risks based on innovative web-GIS techniques...
  PROJECT DESCRIPTION Degradation, characterizing today much of our territory and in particular soils and landscape, is unfortunately advancing. Due to lack of adequate information, suitable databases and expert support, the institutions called upon to make decisions in terms of planning and management are often unprepared, or in great difficulty to face these problems. At the same time also farmers, foresters and local operators need practical information or useful tools for a...
PROJECT DESCRIPTION The ability to manage risk in coastal areas and the need to increase resilience to erosion and coastal flooding require a holistic, participatory and interdisciplinary approach. The solutions developed by specialists have to be contextualized in the local communities, considering the economic, social and cultural conditions, and take into account the average rise of the sea and the effects of climate change. In this perspective the THESEUS project aimed at making...