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HIGHLIGHTED - links give specific info for CEframe rivers (actual data on weather, precipitation, runoff or latest inundation areas)

Not highlighted: general information on institutions relevant in flood protection or in the case of emergency

Download: communication lists (output 2.3.2 + 2.3.3)

 

Austria
Contact group Organisation Description and Link
Decision makers Federal Ministry for Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and
Water Management
Website of the ministry
Water Information System Austria, Implementation of EU Water Framework Directive
Water Information System Austria, Implementation of EU Water Framework Directive - maps
Hydrographical Information Service of Austria; including maps
National Hazard Overview and Risk Assesment Austria; hazard map of Austria
Website with information about natural hazards, including hazard maps
Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology,
Vienna, Austria
Website of the ministry
Regional Government
of Lower Austria
Website of the Regional Government of Lower Austria, website of water management
Regional Governemt of Lower Austria; maps including flood hazard maps
Discharge & precipition data; gauging stations of Lower Austria
Regional Government
of Burgenland
Website of water management of Burgenland; including hydrological and flood hazard information
Project website of forecast system of Raab River
City Government
of Vienna
Water Management of City Vienna
Water Management Agency of City Vienna
Public authorities & stakeholders Via Donau Website of Via Donau, including information about shipping on the danube river and flood protection of March River
Website of the flood protection of March River
Flood warning center of Lower Austria Website of Flood warning center of Lower Austria
Central institute of meteorology and geodynamic Website with information about weather, precipitation and weather warning
Firefighter Brigade of Lower Austria Website including information about the services and the organisation of the firefighter brigades
Civil Crisis Management of Lower Austria Website including information about risk management of civil defense against natural hazards
Related international organisations ICPDR International Commission for the protection of the Danube River Basin

 

Czech Republic
Contact group Organisation Description and Link
Decision makers Ministry of the Environment Website of the ministry
Water management information portal
The State Environmental Fund of the Czech Republic
Ministry of Agriculture Website of the ministry
Administrator of Watercourses - Forests of the Czech Rep., state enterprise
Regional authority of South Moravian Region The South Moravian Region
Regional authority of Zlín Region Website of the Zlín Region
Regional authority
of Olomouc Region
Website of the Olomouc Region
Municipal authorities  with extended competence
Blansko
Boskovice
Brno
Bučovice
Břeclav
Hodonín
Hustopeče
Ivančice
Kuřim
Kyjov
Mikulov
Moravský Krumlov
Pohořelice
Rosice
Slavkov u Brna
Tišnov
Veselí nad Moravou
Vyškov
Znojmo
Šlapanice
Židlochovice
Public authorities & stakeholders Morava River Basin, state enterprise Administrator of Watercourses, condition and discharges on water courses and reservoirs.
Czech Hydrometeorological Institute Actual measurement - water stages and discharges
Weather radar estimates combined with rain gauge measurement
Weather forecast for Czech Republic
Czech Inspection of Environment
Website of Czech Inspection of Environment
Fire fighting Rescue Brigade Fire rescue service of the Czech republic
Related international organisations ICPDR International Commission for the protection of the Danube River Basin

 

Hungary
Contact group Organisation Description and Link
Decision makers National Technical Directive Head Országos Műszaki Irányító Törzs (OMIT) Website with information about National Technical Directive Head (OMIT).
National Water Directorate General Országos Vízügyi Főfelügyelőség (OVF) The official site of the water sector.
Website with information about National Water Directorate General (OVF).
Észak-dunántúli Vízügyi Igazgatóság The detailed observed data of the water levels is plotted online on this site.
The Directorate publishes forecasts weekly on this site.
Public authorities & stakeholders, services Észak-dunántúli Környezetvédelmi, Természetvédelmi és Vízügyi Felügyelőség Water authority
National Meteorological Service Országos Meteorológiai Szolgálat (OMSZ) They publish here special short and mid-term forecasts especially for the water sector in closed lines. Different types of warnings are also plotted.
The official meteorological information of the country.
National Hydroinformation Service Országos Vízjelző Szolgálat Website with information about the national flood forecast.
Győr-Moson-Sopron Megyei Katasztrófavédelmi Igazgatóság Responsible for cordination and execution of emergency measures, e.g. civil evacuation.
Mosonmagyaróvári Vízitársulat Local maintainer of not state-owned riverbeds and involved in flood protection works as well.
Győr-Moson-Sopron Megyei Kormányhivatal County supervisor governmental institute, County Defence Committee
Related international organisations ICDPR FP-EG International Commission for the protection of the Danube River Basin, Flood protection expert group.
Austrian-Hungarian Water Committee (AHWC)
Osztrák-Magyar Határvízi Bizottság (OMHB)
Website with information about AHWC.
Website with information about AHWC.

 

Slovak Republic
Contact group Organisation Description and Link
Decision makers Ministry of Environment of the Slovak Republic Website of the environmental ministry
Website of the environmental ministry, Department of Water Protection
Website of Regional environmental authority Bratislava
Website of Regional environmental authority Trnava
Website of District environmental authority Bratislava
Website of District environmental authority Malacky
Website of District environmental authority Senica
Ministry of Interior of the Slovak Republic Website of Ministry of Interior of the Slovak Republic
Website of Civil protection and crisis management
Website of Department of Civil protection and crisis management Bratislava
Website of Department of Civil protection and crisis management Malacky
Website of Department of Civil protection and crisis management Senica
Related international organisations The Slovak Hydrometeorological Institute Website about hydrological informations from water gauge stations (about water-levels)
Website about hydrological information and hydrological forecast for Morava
Website about meteorological informations and meteorological forecasts
The Slovak Water Management Enterprise, s.e. Website of the rivers basin management in Slovak Republic
Website of the Branch office Bratislava
Website of the Management office of Morava river
The Fire and Rescue Brigades Website of the fire and rescue brigades in Slovak Republik
Website of the regional fire and rescue brigades in Bratislava
Website of the Fire and Rescue Brigades of Bratislava
Website of the district fire and rescue brigades in Malacky
Website of the regional fire and rescue brigades in Trnava
Website of the district fire and rescue brigades in Senica
Website of the district fire and rescue brigades in Skalica
Related international organisations ICPDR International Commission for the protection of the Danube River Basin