Lippenbroek - Belgium

Basic Information
Site Name
Lippenbroek
Country
Belgium
Keywords
Estuaries
Site Description
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.
Last modified
2020-06-29 10:06:39
General Characteristics, Purpose, History
Site Status
Operational
Year Established
2006
Purpose
Demonstration site since 2006 for the concept of Controlled Reduced Tides (CRT) in het Scheldt Estuary. Improve Flood protection. Estuarine Habitat creation
History
Former agricultural land. At present site with a reduced tide and estuarine habitat development.
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Geographic
Size
8.60ha
Elevation (average)
2.60msl
Elevation (min)
3.20msl
Elevation (max)
0.60msl
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