GFS is collaboration between SVANA and Department of Geoscience, Aarhus University.
GFS is an important partner in the mapping of the Danish groundwater resources, as currently performed by environmental centers. GFS is responsible for intensive training of employees of consultants and environmental centers, development and improvement of geophysical methods, the development of interpretation algorithms, databases for storing of data etc. Finally GFS is supporting the software packages used for interpretation and responsible for all reporting to GERDA of SkyTEM, TEM, PACES and MEP data in Denmark.
Mapping as well as the planning effort is funded through a levy on water abstraction permits.
Deloitte has estimated an economic assessment of the project to 2.7 billion DKK in 2006-prices.