Case study: Flood barrier, Schwinge (Stade), Lower Saxony (20th c.)

Location of the case study

Schwinge (Stade), Lower Saxony, DE

Description of the application

The fllood barrier at the mouth of the Schwinge should prevent storm surges from running up the river Schwinge and inundating the areas around.

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Implementation costs (Show all)

>1.000.000 €

Served purpose of implementation (Show all)

Strongly Positive

Responsible authority levels (Show all)

National - Government

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Real Case Study

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Last modified: Sept. 12, 2016, 9:04 a.m.