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The Interreg IVB North Sea Region Programme

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Heusden LO wetland - small scale tidal wetland restoration in the freshwater zone of the Sea Scheldt

Description of measure

  • Measure Category: Biology/Ecology
  • Estuary: Scheldt
  • Salinity zone: Limnic
  • Pressure: Habitat loss and degradation
  • Status: Implemented (in 2004-2006)
  • River km: 0 TIDE-km
  • Country: Belgium
  • Specific location: Sea Scheldt, Flanders, near Heusden (Gent), left bank Scheldt, downstream Heusdenbrug
  • Responsible authority: Waterwegen en Zeekanaal NV
  • Costs: /
  • Cost category: 1,000,000 – 5,000,000 €

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