Bregje van Wesenbeeck
Bregje van Wesenbeeck is an expert on ecosystem assessment with a focus on coastal and wetland ecosystems. In the past five years she has been working on international projects where ecosystem services are used to obtain goals in water management . She also coordinates Deltares marketing and research activities for Building with Nature (ecoengineering) and implements these innovative approaches for the Dutch government.
Articles By Bregje van Wesenbeeck
Building with Nature: Sustainable Protection of Mangrove Coasts
Building with Nature is an innovative approach that combines natural processes with innovative engineering methods to realise sustainable projects. Permeable dams are being utilised as part of a Building with Nature solution to help restore the eroding mangrove-mud coast of the Demak district in central Java, Indonesia.