Recent heavy rainfall has caused a 'once-in-200-year' -flooding in Western Norway. Large amounts of rain have fallen in the province of Sogn og Fjørdane (Western Norway), various meteorological stations have measured between 84 and 129 mm of rainfall within 24 hours. A number of houses were lost and 200 people were evacuated. The flood has led to severe stream bank erosion and soil (quality) losses on agricultural fields.
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On September 19th 2014, Jane Mills gave a presentation during the RECARE training on Stakeholder Interaction about Editing Stakeholder Platform webpages on the RECARE HUB. The presentation gives basic instructions on how to generate new webpages, upload images and insert weblinks. These basic skills are needed to generate a basic webpage on the Stakeholder Platform section of the HUB and is intended for Case Study leaders, who have been given access to these facilities.
This presentation has been recorded [42:39 min] and is available on the RECARE HUB, or from the link below.
The second Work Package Leader (WPL) meeting was held in Berlin on 9 and 10 October 2014. The meeting was hosted by Ecologic Institute.
More information about this meeting (including a report on project progress and meeting presentations) can be found on the Berlin WPL info page.