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EEA Position for NTS

Master/PhD or PostDoc Position for implementation of an LC-HR-MS/MS method for Non-Target Screening in the aquatic Environment. read more
What does nature mean to you?

European photo competition NATURE@work

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To highlight the important role of nature in our lives, the EEA invites European citizens to participate in the NATURE@work photography competition. read more

Greenhouse gas balance 2015

According to the annual statement of emissions for 2015, Austria’s greenhouse gas emissions increased by 3.2% increase between 2014 and 2015. read more
Training Center

National Greenhouse Gas and Air Emission Inventory

We offer tailor-made support for the establishment or improvement of a national or regional emission inventory. read more
11 State-of-the-Environment Report

Recommendations for a sustainable future in Austria

The Report describes the environmental situation from 2013 to 2016 and shows positive developments but also major challenges for the next years. read more
Outlook 2017

Focus on international networking

Networking with science, the economy, administration and politics will continue to dominate the Environment Agency Austria’s activities in 2017. read more
Bishkek April 2017

Memorandum of Cooperation with Kyrgyzstan signed

Umweltbundesamt and Kyrgyzstan will cooperate in the field of environmental protection. Joint projects planned for the future. read more

Support for EU neighbour countries

Crossborder Water resource management

Up to 2020, management plans for river basins and transboundary rivers will be implemented in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. read more


From the Black Forest to the Black Sea without a car

Environment Agency Austria and partners: making the Danube region a sustainable mobility ‘model region’ for Europe. read more

News from EEA


Road traffic remains biggest source of noise pollution in Europe

With an estimated 100 million Europeans affected by harmful levels, road traffic is by far the largest source of noise pollution i...


Fuel efficiency improvements of new cars in Europe slowed in 2016

The fuel efficiency of new cars sold in the European Union (EU) continued to improve last year but at a slower rate. In fact, the ...


Renewables assuming greater role in the EU energy mix, helping to redu...

Wind, solar and other renewable energy sources are steadily increasing their share in energy consumption across the European Union...

Latest News


On water mission to Uzbekistan Experts of the Umweltbundesamt, the Environment Agency Austria, train Uzbek authorities in sustai...


Cooperation with Kyrgyzstan Umweltbundesamt and Kyrgyzstan will cooperate in the field of environmental protection.


What does nature mean to you? The European Environment Agency invites European citizens to participate in this year's photo com...

English Studies & Reports

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Austria´s National Inventory Report 2017. The National Inventory Report 2017 (NIR 2017) gives a detailed and comprehensive description of t...

Austria's Annual Greenhouse Gas Inventory 1990-2015. In "Austria's Annual Greenhouse Gas Inventory 1990–2015" the Umweltbundesamt presents updated f...

Implementation of new Nuclear Power Plant units at the Paks site. Evaluation of Additional Documentation. Provided by MVM in July 2016.