1. Dutch Nitrogen Tour: Tackling nitrogen deposition in Natura 2000 areas requires an integrated approach

    The Dutch integrated approach to nitrogen (or PAS, from the Dutch Programmatische Aanpak Stikstof) was the subject of a two-day study tour in the north-east of the Netherlands. Forty participants...

    Friday 27 November 2015
  2. Sprints 30 and 31: New versions of Calculator and Register

    The start of the PAS has meant that work by the AERIUS team during the last sprints has been different from the usual. Much attention was paid to monitoring and where necessary to optimising the...

    Tuesday 15 September 2015
  3. International review very positive about AERIUS

    An international committee of scientists has concluded that the methods used in the Netherlands for calculating ammonia emissions, measuring ammonia concentrations in the air, and modelling the...

    Wednesday 9 September 2015
  4. AERIUS used intensively in first month of the PAS

    During the first month of the PAS, AERIUS Calculator, Register and Connect were used intensively, and the system appears to function properly. In total, around 50,000 calculations were made, 832...

    Thursday 20 August 2015
  5. Development sprint #29: Register and Calculator ready for permit issuing

    The last development sprint before the start of the Integrated Approach to Nitrogen (PAS) was fully aimed to prepare AERIUS for the permit issuing process. A large number of legal requirements were...

    Wednesday 17 June 2015
  6. Development sprints #27 and #28: Building Register

    The AERIUS development team have been building a large part of Register, over the past weeks. The newly developed functionality allows permit issuing officials to enter approved applications for...

    Wednesday 22 April 2015
  7. Development sprints #25 and #26: Reporting simpler using Calculator

    During development sprints 25 and 26, the AERIUS team implemented the limit values regulation of the Integrated Approach to Nitrogen (PAS) in the Calculator. Users will now immediately see whether...

    Thursday 26 February 2015
  8. Complete English version of the nitrogen calculation tool AERIUS Calculator

    In the Netherlands, as in its neighbouring countries, the nitrogen deposition on nature areas is often too high, due to agriculture, industry and traffic. AERIUS Calculator is a new calculation...

    Wednesday 18 February 2015
  9. Update Natura 2000 habitats map

    One of the most important updates in AERIUS Monitor 2014.2 concerns the Natura 2000 habitats map. New habitat information was included for around 50 areas. Good mutual agreements, clear protocols...

    Wednesday 14 January 2015
  10. PAS made available for inspection

    State Secretary Dijksma has sent the official draft of the Integrated Approach to Nitrogen (PAS) to the Dutch House of Representatives. This draft is available for inspection between 10 January and...

    Monday 12 January 2015