Umweltbundesamt was established in 1985 and is the environmental specialist institution of the Austrian Federal Government. It provides expertise on the condition of the environment and environmental changes as well as on measures to avoid or reduce environmental pollution. Umweltbundesamt undertakes environmental monitoring, assessment and evaluation, in its various departments. The Department for Ecosystem Research & Environmental Information Management deals with research on long term ecosystem monitoring and biodiversity and collection of related data, database management, development of data models and semantic resources, metadata repository services. The Department of Surface water deals with sustainable preservation of water resources and the conservation and maintenance of high quality surface water. IT Solutions and Services offers Umweltbundesamt a broad portfolio of different IT solutions and services.

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