Environmental Data Management with the River Basin Information System (RBIS)

Sven Kralisch & Franziska Zander
The pressure on environmental systems is increasing worldwide due to population growth and the consequences of climate change. Adaptable tools and methods are needed to elaborate information, develop understanding and strategies for sustainable use and management of environmental systems. Such tools should assist scientists, natural resource managers, and decision makers in their work by providing (1) sufficient information about relevant drivers, attributes, and factors from measured data, (2) tools and methods for user friendly access...