LifeGoodStream project data

-Catchment area: 33 km².
-50% agricultural land, 42% forest, 8% urban areas.
-Project period 6 years (2015-2021).
-Budget 2.002,750 M€ (ca 20 Mskr).

The problem:
-Floods in the village of Trönninge.
-Moderate Ecological Status (nutrients, barriers).
-Low biodiversity in stream and floodplain.

Our main goal:
-Good Ecological Status of an agricultural stream.
-Introducing Integrated Buffer Zones in a holistic approach.

Partners (financing):
-Hushållningssällskapet Halland (1.5%).
Rural Economy and Agricultural Society, Halland.
-Länsstyrelsen Halland (1.8%).
County Administrative Board of Halland.
-Halmstads Kommun (2,1%).
Municipality of Halmstad

-European Union (49 %).
-Swedish Agency for Marine and Water Management (45,6 %).
-Affiliated partner: Högskolan i Halmstad
Halmstad University


Photos: Map over southern Sweden with the project location marked and a close up showing the catchment area.


Links: Please click on the logotypes.



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