PHUSICOS-VR takes you across Europe to show how different nature-based solutions work to mitigate natural hazards, including floods, agricultural run-off, rock falls and avalanches.
Nature-based solutions are making news at the Massacciuccoli Lake demonstration case study site in the Serchio River Basin, with headlines like “Green buffers for the health of Massacciucoli’s water”.
There is poor application of NBS policies in the disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation sectors. What changes are needed to help catalyse policy adoption and innovation for NBS?
The NBS measure to be implemented at the Jorekstad site in Gudbrandsdalen, Norway will be the field site for a student from the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU)
Farrokh Nadim (NGI) presented PHUSICOS at the first day of the RECONECT kick-off meeting in Portofino, Italy, on 26-28 September 2018.
Mari Olsen and Turid Wulff Knutsen of the Oppland County Authority (OFK) met with NGI’s Anders Solheim in Lillehammer on Monday September 3rd to discuss potential nature-based solutions, which OFK plans to propose and implement in PHUSICOS. Following the meeting, Jon Sylte from Gausdal Municipality joined us as we toured the area to get a … Continued