Projects

Balaton Project

Title
Balaton Project
Ref./Contract no
LIFE03ENV/H/000273
Programme
LIFE- III
Duration
31 months
Coordinator
The Lake Balaton Development Council- Hungary
Partners

Geonardo Ltd.

ELTE- Eötvös Loránd University, Faculty of Science

Summary

The Balaton Project aimed to develop an action programme based on an innovative and integrated Decision Support System to promote sustainable tourism, regional development and management in in the Lake Balaton region. By developing an environmental and socio-economic monitoring system which consists of online traffic, water quality and other instruments, an outline was created for rehabilitating the region and founding sustainable development. GIS technologies were incorporated to further complement and improve the project.