Groundwater and dependent Ecosystems: New Scientific basis on climate change and land-use impacts for the update of the EU Groundwater Directive.

The GENESIS project (Contract number: 226536) is funded under the thematic area Environment (including Climate Change) of the Seventh Framework Programme of the European Community for research, technological development and demonstration activities (2007-2013).

Total Cost: 9.170.600 €

EC Contribution: 6.997.200 €

Duration: 60 months (start 1. April 2009)

Consortium: 25 partners from 17 countries

Project Coordinator: Prof. Bjørn KløveNorwegian Institute for Agricultural and Environmental Research (Bioforsk), NORWAY