EU environmental monitoring network created

The EU has set up a two-year, €1m research exercise to improve the monitoring of key environmental variables. The Metropolis initiative, linking 38 universities, institutes and firms, is being funded from the sustainable development envelope of the EU's research framework programme. Its aim is to give policy-makers access to the latest developments in environmental data, improve measurement procedures and identify monitoring gaps. See press release.

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