LaguNet International Collaboration:

is a programme for observations, modelling, and analysis of terrestrial ecosystems to support sustainable development. Costal GTOS (C-GTOS) is the same for coastal zone.

LaguNet contact:

Pierluigi Viaroli (
Gianmarco Giordani (

C-GTOS contact:

Robert Christian, Biology Department, East Carolina University, Biology Department, Greenville, NC 27858 United States of America. e-mail:
John Latham, Environment & Natural Resources Service, Sustainable Development Department. Food & Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Viale delle Terme di Caracalla 00100 Rome,

Web link

GTOS (Global Terrestial Observing System)

The GTOS Implementation plan is available at the publication webpage (publication GTOS-36):
The citation of LaguNet and other networks is given at page 78 (chapter 4.6)