Can the UK learn from Dutch approach to living with water?

Marc Walraven, Storm Surge Barrier Senior Advisor at the Rijkswaterstaatand an I-STORM Delivery Board member has been interviewed by the ITV about the Dutch approach to managing flood risk. Link to ITV interview

Dutch Water Board share their key to success in engaging the community

Environment Agency colleagues have visited the Waterschap to learn more about the approach to temporary defences and engaging volunteers in Kampen, the Netherlands. Member link to presentation.

The two-day lifting test on Nov 28-29 2014 of 21 Mose sluice at Lido Nord. The 21 Gates staying on caissons in the bottom of the sea at the mouth of North Shore functioned exactly as it was intended.          

See the press release here

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