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Interesting Links concerning the Water Framework Directive

Links to the official WFD implementation web sites of the EU Member states

Below you will find links to the official WFD implementation web sites of the EU Member States which provide more detailed information on water management in these countries.

Country

Web address

Austria

http://www.lebensministerium.at/wasser/

Belgium

http://eau.wallonie.be
http://www.ciwvlaanderen.be
General website Brussels Environnement:
FR: http://www.environnement.brussels/
NL : http://www.leefmilieu.brussels/
Specific homepage water :
FR : http://www.environnement.brussels/thematiques/eau-0
NL : http://www.leefmilieu.brussels/themas/water
Pages about RBMP (1st and 2nd):
FR: http://www.environnement.brussels/thematiques/eau/plan-de-gestion-de-leau
NL: http://www.leefmilieu.brussels/themas/water/waterbeheerplan
Specific page concerning the 2nd RBMP actually in public consultation
FR: www.environnement.brussels/planeau
NL: www.leefmilieu.brussels/waterplan

Bulgaria

http://www.moew.government.bg/

Croatia

http://www.voda.hr

Cyprus

http://www.wfd.wdd.moa.gov.cy

Czech Republic

http://www.env.cz
http://www.mze.cz

Denmark

http://naturstyrelsen.dk/vandplaner/

Estonia

http://www.envir.ee

Finland

http://www.ymparisto.fi/

France

http://www.eaufrance.fr/

Germany

http://www.bmu.de/gewaesserschutz
http://wasserblick.net/

Greece

http://www.minenv.gr/welcome_gr.html

Hungary

http://euvki.hu

Ireland

http://www.wfdireland.ie/

Italy

http://www.direttivaacque.minambiente.it/

Latvia

http://www.meteo.lv/lapas/vide/udens/udens-apsaimniekosana-/udens-apsaimniekosana?id=1108&nid=423

Lithuania

http://aaa.am.lt/

Luxembourg

http://www.waasser.lu/gestion_de_leau/gestion.html

Malta

http://mra.org.mt/hydrogeology/wfd/

Netherlands

http://www.kaderrichtlijnwater.nl
http://www.waterkwaliteitsportaal.nl

Poland

http://www.rdw.org.pl/index.php

Portugal

http://www.apambiente.pt/index.php?ref=16&subref=7.

Romania

http://www.rowater.ro/

Slovakia

http://www.enviro.gov.sk

Slovenia

http://www.mop.gov.si

Spain

http://www.mma.es/portal/secciones/acm/politica_agua/directiva_marco_aguas/

Sweden

http://www.vattenmyndigheterna.se/Sv/Pages/default.aspx
http://www.havochvatten.se/

United Kingdom

http://www.defra.gov.uk/environment/quality/water/
http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Environment/Water/WFD
http://www.ni-environment.gov.uk/water-home/wfd.htm 

Link to Norway's National Water Portal

Norway English: http://www.vannportalen.no/english/
National and RBD: http://www.vannportalen.no/ (Norwegian only)

WFD and International River Basin Commissions and Conventions

The International River Basin Commissions have an important role in coordinating  WFD implementation in the EU Member States. Below you will find links to some of the most active River Basin Commissions in Europe.

River Basin Commission Web address

Odra River

http://www.mkoo.pl
Elbe River http://www.ikse.de
Meuse http://www.meuse-maas.be
Danube http://www.icpdr.org
Rhine River http://www.iksr.de
Sava Commission (ISRBC) http://www.savacommission.org/
Scheldt http://www.isc-cie.com

A number of other international river/lake conventions also exist :