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Value of EU Grant – €279,660

Name of funding programme – Interreg 5A 2 Seas Programme

Start and end dates – September 2016 to August 2020

Triple C (Climate resilient Community-based Catchment planning and management) is funded by the European Regional Development fund and aims to implement a set of cost-effective actions to reduce flooding and erosion. The project partners are based in Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK

Project partners:

  • Farming & Wildlife Advisory Group South West (United Kingdom)
  • Devon Wildlife Trust (United Kingdom)
  • Brabantse Delta Water Board (Netherlands)
  • ZLTO (Southern Dutch Farmer and Horticulturists Organization) (Netherlands)
  • Province of Antwerp (Belgium)
  • Inagro (Belgium)
  • ABC Eco² (Belgium)
  • Province of East Flanders (Belgium)
  • Vegetable research centre East Flanders (Belgium)
  • The Flemish Environment Agency (Belgium)

Aims & objectives:

  • Implement a set of cost-effective, innovative actions to reduce flooding.
  • Develop a new participative approach to problem solving and implementation with landowners.
  • Implementation of upstream water retention and erosion control measures to reduce flooding and associated issues further downstream.

Anticipated outcomes:

  • Implementation and demonstration of water retention features and erosion control measures, and method developed to build knowledge capacity and effective implementation.
  • An enhanced knowledge base will stimulate application of principles elsewhere.