"Naïades"French National data bank on the quality of rivers and lakes

”Naïades” allows storing the results of measurements of the quality of rivers and lakes


IOWater, which takes care of ”SANDRE” Secretariat, established a common terminology and interchange formats used by all stakeholders concerned in Metropolitan France and Overseas Departments.


The project, led by ”ONEMA”, involves the Agencies and Overseas Water Boards, the Regional Directorates of the Environment (Dreals), ”IRSTEA”, but also IOWater, which has provided training for stakeholders since 2012.


Topical guides IOWater has written users’ guides adapted to the different stakeholders involved in the process of data acquisition.