Project partners

Don Pierson (lead), Department of Limnology, EBC Uppsala University, Sweden

Eleanor Jennings, Centre for Freshwater and environmental Studies, Dundalk Technology, Ireland

Elvira de Eyto, Marine Institute, Ireland.

Erik Jeppesen and Denis Trolle, Aarhus University, Denmark.

Raoul-Marie Couture and Isabel Seifert-Dähnn, Norwegian Institute for Water Research-NIVA

Gideon Gal, Israel Oceanographic and Limnological Research

Project stakeholder group

Stockholm Vatten AB, Sweden.

Lake Research Department, UFZ, Magdeburg, (Karsten Rinke PhD), Germany.

Irish Water (Dr Brian Deegan), Ireland

Israeli Water Authority (Dr Doron Markel), Israel

Other partners

Bolding & Bruggeman ApS

Utvecklingscentrum för Vatten, Sweden

Luode Consulting, Finland

Lakeland Instrumentation, UK


The authors would like to thank the EU and the Innovation Fund Denmark, the Irish Environmental Protection Agency, the Israeli Ministry of Environment, the Research Council of Norway and the Swedish Research Council FORMAS for funding, in the frame of the collaborative international consortium PROGNOS financed under the ERA-NET Cofund WaterWorks2014 Call. This ERA-NET is an integral part of the 2015 Joint Activities developed by the Water Challenges for a Changing World Joint Programme Initiative (Water JPI).