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Funding sustainability of the environmental in situ observing networks in Europe

22 March 2019

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The Copernicus In Situ Coordination team conducted a survey to analyse sustainability of in situ measurements and infrastructures for ocean, atmosphere and met services.

The survey shows remarkable differences in the funding of observations and indicates a direct link between the source of funding and the funding sustainability.

Source: Copernicus In Situ Component

Image credit: Modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2018), processed by ESA - Snow-covered Etna.