Case study: Combined measures, Karlstrup Mose, Denmark

Location of the case study

Karlstrup Mose, DK

Description of the application

Flooding occurs in the surrounding residential areas when marshes are filles and hydrologic inflows exceed the drainage capacity of the existing surface drainage system.


A combination of solutions are implemented, such as: • Implementing new drainage paths through the marshes and a new outlet to the sea • Improved drainage of Karlstrup Mose creek • Dikes, and new culverts

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100.000-1.000.000 €

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Strongly Positive

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Last modified: Sept. 12, 2016, 9:54 a.m.