Ebro Delta (Spain)
A better coordination and stronger involvement of the different administrations and stakeholders in order to plan long-term conservation goals integrating the whole delta.
A strong program of wetland restoration in order to recover part of the coastal lagoons and marshes which were lost in the past.
A plan for adaptation to climate change and sediment deficit, in order to reduce coastal retreat and keep pace with sea level rise by means of ecological engineering measures such as wetland restoration and enhancement of vertical accretion through the restoration of the sediment flux in the river.
A comprehensive monitoring program measuring a set of indicators of ecological status of the main wetland habitats.
KeywordsRice fields Wetland loss Sediment deficit Sea level rise Salinity
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