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The Interreg IVB North Sea Region Programme

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Groynes at the marsh near Waarde

Description of measure

  • Measure Category: Biology/Ecology
  • Estuary: Scheldt
  • Salinity zone: Polyhaline
  • Pressure: Habitat loss and degradation
  • Status: Implemented (in 2003)
  • River km: TIDE-km 117
  • Country: the Netherlands
  • Specific location: Western Scheldt (Westerschelde), province Zeeland, near Waarde (Figure 1)
  • Responsible authority: Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment (the Netherlands)
  • Costs: /
  • Cost category: between 1.000.000 and 5.000.000 euro

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