Pilot Projects

Click below to find out more about the pilot project in your area.

Oude Diep (NL) 

Increasing participation and collaboration across the governance spectrum and introducing new co-governance methods. Read more.

Roud Table "Grossenkneten" (GER)

The “Round Table Grossenkneten” brings together different stakeholders and citizens to improve the understanding of groundwater management. Read more.

Upper Wharfe Catchment (UK)

The Upper Wharfe provides a perfect area to focus on the delivery of natural flood management (NFM). Read more.

Hagens Møllebæk (DK)

In order to test a more bottom-up approach, SEGES launched the “catchment officer concept”, a concept introduced by The Rivers Trust, with the specific purpose of finding suitable locations for environmental measures. Read more.


Himleån Water Council (SE)

This pilot will investigate the river basin and its local stakeholders to enable measures for improved water quality.Read more.


Biologic Diversity in River Högvadsån (SE)

This pilot will initiate a dialogue between landowners, operators, anglers, municipalities and anyone interested the preserving and developing the unique and threatened natural values in the area. Read more.


Mölndalsån Water Council (SE)

The aim is for the water council to develop its significance in terms of competence and cooperation in the development of the community. Read more.

The project of Vartofta (SE) 

This pilot will improve the water quality in river Ätran in the countryside of Vartofta. The aim is to get a greater overall view of ecosystem values, green infrastructure, water supply, climate adaptation and economically viable farming. Read more.

Climate Resilient Cities (NL)

A multidisciplinary approach to climate change involves many stakeholders, so a good co-governance approach is needed and clear information for decision makers is required. Read more. 


Texel measures (NL) 

The island of Texel in the Netherlands is embedded in salt water. The farmers depend on fresh water which is sometimes lacking. The pilot will raise awareness on the salinity and its behaviour in freshwater canals. Read more.