12th International UFZ-Deltares Conference

on Groundwater-Soil-Systems

and Water Resource Management

16–19 April 2013

Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona is the second largest city in Spain after the capital Madrid, and the provincial capital of Catalonia with a population of more than 1.5 million inhabitants. It is located on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea between the mouths of the rivers Besòs and Llobregat.


As the capital of the autonomous community of Catalonia, Barcelona is the seat of the Catalan government, known as the Generalitat de Catalunya.

Founded as a Roman city, Barcelona is today one of the world's leading centres of economy, science, sports, media, fashion, and entertainment, and a major tourism destination at a global level. Come here and find out!

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