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Ecosystem modelling to support strategical environmental impact assessment for the Sigma plan

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Dutch title: Ecosysteemmodellering ter onderbouwing van de SMER voor het Sigmaplan
Period: June 2003 till October 2004
Status: Completed

Thesaurus term: Uncertainty
Geographical term: Belgium, Schelde R. [Marine Regions]

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  • Universiteit Antwerpen; Faculteit Wetenschappen; Departement Biologie; Onderzoeksgroep Ecosysteembeheer (ECOBE), more, partner

Abstract:
In order to assess the effects on the ecosystem of interventions (nature development, engineered interventions...) in the framework of the Sigma, an existing model of the Westerschelde (MOSES) will be extended to the Zeesschelde (upto Ghent). Purpose of this research is to get a policy supporting instrument that explicitly takes uncertainty in the knowledge into account.

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