4th NETLAKE Working Group meeting and Management Committee meeting
The MC and WG meeting in Uppsala on 10/11 June 2014 was attended by 60 participants from 26 countries. The meeting commenced with the MC meeting, with updates on the progress in the COST Action, and Working Groups. There were also updates on the budget and an update from the DC rapporteur john Sweeney (IE). This was followed by a series of presentations focused on lake management. These included presentations from Marnix Laanen of Water Insight (NL) on the WISP-3 handheld spectrophotometer and on Water Insights data archive facility, presentations from water managers from Sweden (Amelia Stromberg, Norralje Municipality), Spain (Juan Carlos Garcia, ATLL Water Supply Co) and the Netherlands (Jasper Stroom, Waternet) and a presentation from Maria Mirachtsi of WssTP, the European Water Research an Innovation Platform (http://wsstp.eu/). All Working Groups made good progress on the NETLAKE deliverables. The first NETLAKE Training School took place at nearby Lake Erken immediately after the Uppsala meeting.