Lippenbroek - Belgium
Parent Site Name
Site with Controlled Reduced Tides (CRT) in het Scheldt Estuary. By sluices the tidal influence is regulated. As such a reduced tidal influence is alowed in a former agricultural landscape.
General Characteristics, Purpose, History
Demonstration site since 2006 for the concept of Controlled Reduced Tides (CRT) in het Scheldt Estuary. Improve Flood protection. Estuarine Habitat creation
Former agricultural land. At present site with a reduced tide and estuarine habitat development.