NBS for Water Availability

These NBS case studies have as main aim improve water availability in a catchment.

They fit best with Chapter 2 in the WWDR2018, and can be used as practical material when reading the WWDR.

 

NBS for Water Quality

These NBS case studies have as main aim to solve water quality issues in a catchment.

They fit best with Chapter 3 in the WWDR2018, and can be used as practical material when reading the WWDR.

 

NBS for Water-Related Risks

These NBS case studies have as main aim to protect and solve water-related risks.

They fit best with Chapter 4 in the WWDR2018, and can be used as practical material when reading the WWDR.

The nature based solutions are also ordered according to their location in the catchment. In the below figure, you can find five different areas, shown with their own icon. All the case-studies will carry such an icon, showing where in the catchment they form a NBS.

  1. Coast
  2. Urban
  3. Wetland
  4. Hill slope
  5. Plateau