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LIFE IN QUARRIES

Start date: Oct 1, 2015, End date: Sep 30, 2020,

Background A wide range of temporary habitats is generated by the digging of quarries, with some becoming more permanent. In many cases, the ecological value and ecosystem services quarries could generate are neglected. Quarries can act as stepping stones and play a significant role in regulating green infrastructure in landscapes. In highly urbanised lan ...
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TOWARD A NEW GOVERNANCE OF THE CROSSBORDER NATURAL RESERVE OF HAINAUT

Start date: Jun 30, 2011, End date: Dec 30, 2014,

After conducting an operational study on the common dynamics of two nature parks, one Belgian and one French, the partners will put in place a new technical and management organisation. The goal is to analysethe feasibility of cross-border cooperation between the Parc naturel régional Scarpe-Escaut (F) and the Parc naturel des Plaines de lEscaut (B).
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Background The high Hautes-Fagnes Plateau, located in the northeast of the Ardennes, consists of acidic and nutrient-poor soils developed on old sediments. It is a region of great ecological value. Heaths, fens and bogs occupied between 15 000 to 20 000 ha at the end of the 18th century, but at present occupy just 5 000 ha. These habitats are often in a d ...
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CROSS-BORDER NATURAL RESERVE OF HAINAUT

Start date: Jun 30, 2007, End date: Dec 30, 2011,

A territorial development strategy has been established for the Parc Naturel Transfrontalier du Hainaut (PNTH) nature reserve. The strategy mainly consists of assessing the value of the park and making the most use ofit. At the same time, the partners improve their knowledge of the territory and how it evolves.Furthermore, they develop a management structure for the area on both sides of the borde ...
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Netzwerk der Naturparke in der Grossregion

Start date: Oct 31, 2008, End date: Oct 30, 2011,

Ein Netzwerk der Naturparke der Großregion zu bilden – dies ist das übergreifende Ziel des gleichnamigen Projektantrages. Über dieses grenzüberschreitende Netzwerk soll eine strukturierte und dauerhafte Kooperation zwischen Naturparken auf der Ebene der Großregion entstehen, welche sich in gemeinsamen Aktivitäten, regem Austausch und Synergieeffekten ausdrückt. Die Rolle der Naturparke als Akteure ...
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Background Over the past century, populations of otter (Lutra lutra) decreased considerably across Europe. The causes of this have ranged from trapping by humans, the destruction of habitat, poor water quality, invasive species, road deaths and human encroachment into sensitive areas. A particular feature has been that, principally due to land use changes ...
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Conservation of habitats of pearl mussels in Belgium (Pearl mussels)

Start date: Sep 1, 2002, End date: Aug 31, 2007,

Background The pearl mussel (Margaritifera margaritifera) was once common in Europe, but more than 95% of the total number have disappeared over the past hundred years. In Belgium, there are only a few remaining populations, found in very clean watercourses in the Rulles, Sûre, Vierre and Our basins. Most of these are small, with only one population cont ...
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Il s'agit d'un projet, dont le champs d'action territorial se compose du bassin hydrographique de la Haute Sûre et du barrage d'Esch-sur-Sûre, mettant en oeuvre une démarche de gestion des eaux usées domestiques au travers d'actions de sensibilisation, d'investigation et d'évaluation.
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