Copernicus Assisted Lake Water Quality Emergency Monitoring Service (WQeMS)

The objective of this Horizon 2020 project is to provide an operational Water Quality Emergency Monitoring Service to the water utilities industry in relation with the quality of the ‘water we drink’ based on satellite observations and other measurements. In Finland the system will be piloted in the lake Pien-Saimaa, which is a source of drinking water for thy City of Lappeenranta.


More information is available in the main webpages of the WQeMS project.


This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Action programme under Grant Agreement No 101004157. This project's results will also be available on CORDIS, European Commission's primary source of results from the projects funded by the EU's framework programmes.

Published 2021-03-19 at 13:19, updated 2024-01-15 at 16:42