Órbigo River ecological status improvement, Spain

General
National Id: 
Spain_02
Site name: 
Duero River Basin, Órbigo River (segment I), León (NUTS3), Castilla y León (NUTS2))
Summary: 
Órbigo River (Duero River Basin, northwest of Spain) ecological status improvement. The budle of measures applied within the framework of this project (2013 IRF European Riverprize finalist) aimed to promote floodplain reconnection and restoration, revitalisation of flowing water, levelling of longitudinal barriers, natural bank stabilisation, elimination of riverbank protection and restoration and riparian buffer restoration and maintenance. The intended impacts of these NWRM were to improve the river (lateral and longitudinal) connectivity and dynamics.
The in-depth description of the case study: 
NUTS Code: 
Castilla y León
RBD code: 
ES020
Transboundary: 
0
Data provider: 
Gonzalo Delacámara and Marta Rodrí­guez (IMDEA Water) in close cooperation with Ignacio Rodríguez Muñoz, José Ignacio Santillán Ibáñez and Rosa Huertas (Duero River Basin Authority, Confederación Hidrográfica del Duero)
Longitude: 
-5.82061595
Latitude: 
42.65652004
Last updated: 18 Jun 2015 | Top