Workshop Empuriabrava constructed wetland an Aiguamolls de l'Emporada Natural Park

21 October 2005

The workshop was held a day after the Technical workshop:

 The Integration of Reclaimed Water in Water Resource Management: The Fostering role of the Territorial Region
19 - 20 October 2005. Costa Brava, Spain. 

This workshop,  organized by Lluis Sala (Concorsi de la Costa Brava, Spain) and Ruud Kampf (Hoogheemraadschap Hollands Noorderkwartier, The Netherlands) is a logic follow up of the Waterharmonica session during the Intecol conference in July 2004:

link to the session and link to the presentations

Lluis Sala Concorsi de la Costa Brava
Jordi Sala Concorsi de la Costa Brava and University of Girona (Institute of Aquatic Ecology)
Sergi Romero de Tejada Parc Natural dels Aiguamolls de l’Empordā
Jesus Garcia-Gil University of Girona (Lab. of Molecular Microbial Ecology)
Dani Boix University of Girona (Institute of Aquatic Ecology)  
Inmaculada Saledo Davila Universidad Polytechnica de Cataluna (Department of Hydraulic, Maritime and Environmental Engineering)
Aracelly Caselles O
Jaume Puigagut
Mauricio Borin University of Padova, Italy
Elisa Scanzi ERSAF Lombardia, Italy
Ruud Kampf Waterboard Hollands Noorderkwartier, The Netherlands and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

An overview of the presentations can be found on:

Or direct link to the different presentations on the Empuriabrava:

Lluis Sala: an introduction to the Empuriabrava: link

Ruud Kampf: an introduction to the Waterharmonica: link

Jordi Sala: biological diversity to asses waterquality: link

Jesus Garcia-Gil: Genomics of nitrifiers and denitrifiers in wetlands link and link

A poster made by Sergi Romero de Tejada on the water reuse in the park: link


And the two more general presentations:

Maurizio Borin: natural systems for nutrient removal from agricultural runoff: link

Aracelly Caselles O and Jaume Puigagut: Constructed wetlands research: link

fotos van het veldbezoek - pictures of the field visit

The Yahoo newsgroup

 sac_empuriabrava ˇ Sistema d'Aiguamolls Construīts d'Empuriabrava


the natural link between tap and source

Ruud Kampf and Lluis Sala