LIFE - The Financial Instrument for the Environment
LIFE is the EU’s financial instrument supporting environmental and nature conservation projects throughout the EU, as well as in some candidate, acceding and neighbouring countries. Since 1992, LIFE has co-financed some 3104 projects, contributing approximately €2.2 billion to the protection of the environment.
Olive Oil production-Agricultural Production
The World of European Olive Oil - Oliveoil.eu
Greek-Olive-Oil.com - The source for Greek Olive
European Commission - Environment : SOIL
NRCS : Natural Resources Conservation Service from the United States Department of Agriculture
Agronomy Fact Sheets from Cornell University
You Tube-Soil Texture
Cleanup Methods for contaminated soils and water (United States Environmental Protection Agency)
European Commission - Environment : Water
Other Environmental Sites
CCE-Coordination Centre for Effects. The data centre for the modelling and mapping of critical levels and loads and air pollution effects, risks and trends
Eco-Schools - The COM-U project, Communicating environmental actions to children and youth implemented an awareness raising campaign on the EU environmental policy and in particular the sixth environmental action programme. COM-U was a national demonstration project (between 2009 and 2011) and was partly financed by the EU fund LIFE+. The main objective of the project was to create a well informed generation that has the tools and the power to act and is able to tackle environmental issues.