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Paardenschor wetland - small scale brackish tidal wetland restoration in the Sea Scheldt (Zeeschelde)

Description of measure

  • Measure Category: Biology/Ecology
  • Estuary: Scheldt
  • Salinity zone: Mesohaline
  • Pressure: Habitat loss and degradation
  • Status: Implemented (in 2003-2004)
  • River km: Scheldt-km 58-71; TIDE-km 89-99
  • Country: Belgium
  • Specific location: Sea Scheldt, Flanders, province Antwerp, Beveren, between Zoetenberm and left bank of Scheldt, north of nuclear plant Doel
  • Responsible authority: Antwerp Port Authority
  • Costs: /
  • Cost category: > 5,000,000 €

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