New article: Building with Nature: Sustainable Protection of Mangrove Coasts

New article: Building with Nature: Sustainable Protection of Mangrove Coasts

29 Sep 2016

Building with Nature:
Sustainable Protection of Mangrove Coasts

Prof. H. Winterwerp, T. Wilms, H.Y. Siri, J. van T.D. Vries, Y.R. Noor, B. van Wesenbeeck, K. Cronin, P. van Eijk, F. Tonneijck

Building with Nature (BwN) 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 BwN solution to help restore the eroding mangrove-mud coast of the Demak district in central Java, Indonesia.

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