Welcome to 'Building with Nature'
Building with Nature is a new design philosophy in hydraulic engineering.
Natural elements such as wind, currents, flora and fauna are utilized in designing
a hydraulic engineering solution, thereby creating additional benefits for nature, recreation and the local economy.
A Spanish version of our Building with Nature book is now available.
Cofinanced by the European Regional Development Fund
Shrimp farmers in coastal Demak show early success with new sustainable shrimp farms, as a result of the coastal field schools held within our Building with Nature project.
Dredging sludge has negative connotations but the Marker Wadden shows that the natural and economic value of dredged material is underestimated.