Resilient soil and water resources,
understanding the water beneath your feet.




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

Stakeholder engagement in Noorderzijlvest

11 March 2019

The water authority Noorderzijlvest, one of the three Dutch partners in Topsoil, has made a short film explaining what they are aiming to achieve wi…

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C5a kicks off by putting pieces together

19 February 2019

The C5a partners formally kicked off the project in Brussels, 7th to 8th of February. The launch was finalized when the participators put together t…

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Choosing & Using: Climate Change Adaption Scenarios

18 February 2019

TOPSOIL partners from four European regions joined a 2-day working session in Bremen on 12th – 13th February, to exchange knowledge and experiences …

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Boreholes and Soundings

23 January 2019

As part of the Dutch pilot NL 3 GEOTOP, a bilateral workshop took place in Aarhus at the end of November between Aarhus University and TNO (a Dutch…

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Partnership meeting LIFE IP Coast to Coast Climate Challenge

18 January 2019

On the 17th January 2019, the TOPSOIL Pilot area at Sunds in Denmark (DK1) was in focus on a partnership meeting in the LIFE IP project Coast to Coas…

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