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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.

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Online Course Building with Nature

If you’re interested in the concept of building with nature, then this is the engineering course for you. More information

 

  Cover EcoshapeDownload BwN Book

A Spanish version of our Building with Nature book is now available. 

 

 

 

Investing in your future! This project is part-financed by the European Regional Development Fund.

Mooie luchtfoto van Marker Wadden in aanleg @DeltaresNL @FelixWolf_ https://t.co/J95Op9vmsF
2 days ago
RT @BregjevW: What is the status of our @EcoShapeBwN project in #Indonesia after one year? Latest update and findings. https://t.co/kWX2pX…
2 days ago
RT @WetlandsInt: Blog by Bregje van Wesenbeeck @deltares: Building with Nature in Northern Java, taking it step by step: https://t.co/5bJ8a…
3 days ago
RT @WetlandsInt: If you’re interested in Building with Nature, then this is the engineering course for you, by @tudelft: https://t.co/MoIm3…
3 days ago
Eens met @melaniesvh: 'Nederlandse vindingen als #buildingwithnature zijn voor veel landen bruikbare oplossingen' https://t.co/fa7uYZzuom
4 days ago
Good news about our Indonesia project! For background info: https://t.co/xlaDwlkTlZ https://t.co/OZYy2F92sq
5 days ago
RT @Klimaatagenda: Self Supporting Rivier Systeem (SSRS): #icoon binnen @Rijkswaterstaat https://t.co/1vWMlJPdbX. #buildingwithnature https…
6 days ago
RT @henkovink: At #DIMI conference @tudelft @DaleTMorris talks about NL and US through thorough SWOT analysis #powerofwater https://t.co/Hl…
2 weeks ago
Online Course: Engineering - Building with Nature

Leading Dutch engineers and environmental scientists will explain the Building with Nature integrated design approach and why it is fundamental to a new generation of engineers and ecologists.

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Online Course: Engineering - Building with Nature
Online catalogue for nature based flood risk management projects in the UK

The JBA trust developed a catalogue for nature based flood risk management projects in the UK. 

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Online catalogue for nature based flood risk management projects in the UK
Stadswerven: Construction of natural zone along the river started

In Dordrecht (NL) in the area 'Stadswerven' work has started for the Wervenpark scheme.  This green area is arranged as a nature zone similar to the Dutch nature park Biesbosch. The city of Dordrecht and Ecoshape are responsible for the design of the Wervenpark.

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Stadswerven: Construction of natural zone along the river started