TOPSOIL is a EU cooperation supported by the Interreg VB North Sea Region programme in line with priority 3 of the programme: ‘Sustainable North Sea Region, protecting against climate change and preserving the environment’.

More information about the background, the objectives and the work packages of the project can be found by clicking on the 'About' section in the content bar on the left. There you can also find upcoming events, as well as updates on how TOPSOIL is proceeding.


General information

Duration:  1 december 2015 - 1 february 2020


Project total budget

€ 7.342.220


Amount of ERDF

 € 3.671.110



Latest Project News

TOPSOIL maps salinization in coastal- and polder area in Flanders

Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Sustainable NSR

From 18 July onwards Flanders Environment Agency (VMM) will investigate the salinization of the groundwater in coastal- and polder areas in Flanders. The investigation will be taken airborne, as all t…

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The 20 year anniversary of the Interreg North Sea Conference

Monday, July 10, 2017
Sustainable NSR

In 2017 the North Sea Programme celebrates the 20 year anniversary of its annual conference. This year’s location was the German city of Göttingen. Over 300 attendants took part in the festivities and…

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TOPSOIL at the ICC Congress 2017

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Sustainable NSR

One of the TOPSOIL partners, Rinke van Veen from the province of Drenthe, was able to give a presentation at the 5th annual ICC Congres in Amsterdam.

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