Groundwater Vulnerability: From Scientific Concept to Practical Application

When, local time: 
Monday, 25 May 2015 - 9:00am to Friday, 29 May 2015 - 6:00pm
Poland, Ustroń

Groundwater vulnerability - from scientific concept to practical application. The following topics have been proposed for coverage in the conference; Development of the vulnerability concept, intrinsic or specific vulnerability maps, groundwater vulnerability assessment for different groundwater systems, groundwater vulnerability assessment in urbanised and heavily transformed mining areas, uncertainty in vulnerability assessment methods, validation of vulnerability maps, vulnerability maps in practical land-use management, new issues in vulnerability mapping in the context of the EU-WFD/GWPD, groundwater vulnerability and groundwater pollution risk.

Organised by the International Association of Hydrogeologists, Polish Association of Hydrogeologists, University of Silesia, and UNESCO.