ABSTRACT

Most large river basins in the world are transboundary. Experience with such basins emphasizes the urgent need for more efficient transnational water management. This book details recent initiatives undertaken in the Meuse basin (North-West Europe) to develop a transnational adaptation strategy to deal with the impact of climate change.In the 21st

chapter |4 pages

Does the river Meuse change?

ByH.H. Tolkamp

chapter |10 pages

Impact of climate change on inundation hazard along the river Meuse

ByB. Dewals, G. Drogue, S. Erpicum, M. Pirotton & P. Archambeau

chapter |8 pages

Impacts of future floods and low flows on the economy in the Meuse basin

ByB. Sinaba, R. Döring, M. Kufeld, H. Schüttrumpf & A. Bauwens

chapter |8 pages

Natural water retention, a no-regret measure against future water-related risks and an opportunity for local communication

ByM. Fournier, M. Lejeune, P. van Iersel, R. Lambregts & C. Raskin

chapter |6 pages

Structural protection against future water-related risks and solidarity among the Meuse countries

ByM. Fournier, J. De Bijl, G. Demny, C. Homann, K. Maeghe & M. Linsen

chapter |2 pages

Crisis management: the AMICE exercise in November 2011

ByB. Tonnelier

chapter |8 pages

Active flood management in Alpine catchment areas equipped with storage hydropower schemes

ByM. Bieri, A.J. Schleiss & F. Jordan

chapter |6 pages

Towards a roadmap to climate change adaptation in the Meuse river basin, with the focus on water quantity

ByI. Krueger, B.T. Ottow, O. de Keizer & H. Buiteveld

chapter |4 pages

The Programme Interreg IV B North-West Europe

ByL. Tuulik

chapter |2 pages

Deltares activities in the Meuse river basin

ByF.C. SpernaWeiland, M. van Dijk, O. de Keizer & A.H. Weerts

chapter |2 pages

Knowledge of the river Meuse

ByH. Nacken

chapter |2 pages

The CONHAZ project

ByC. Green

chapter |2 pages

Using agro-hydrology to adapt to climate evolutions

ByA. Degré, C. Sohier, A. Bauwens & M. Grandry

chapter |2 pages

Taming the rivers? Solutions and strategies

ByR. Thépot

chapter |4 pages

How to communicate about climate change impacts?

ByE. Huyghe

chapter |2 pages

La Commission Internationale de la Meuse

ByJ. Tack

chapter |2 pages

AMICE song

ByJ. De Bijl & M. Linsen

chapter |6 pages

Old river Meuse meets Super hero AMICE

ByM. Lejeune & M. Fournier

chapter |2 pages

Internet documentary on the river Meuse

ByW. Overmars

chapter |3 pages

AMICE Partners