The project aimed to develop local participatory activities within the Natura 2000 sites of Andalusia.
Projects & Practice
The creation of wetlands in the agricultural landscape can contribute in decreasing the leakage of nutrients into water bodies.
Promoting the use of a landscape feature, as it is the dry-stone constructions, to stimulate territorial development.
Investing into new machinery for applying liquid fertilizers on crop production in order to protect ground and surface waters.
Implementing a result-based nature conservation measure for species and habitat protection as to allow more flexibility for farmers in choosing and implementing management activities suitable to their land.
The construction of a water reservoir helped combat the more frequent extreme weather events such as heavy rainfall and forest fires due to climate change.
In favour of biodiversity, a municipality decided to remove spruce trees growing on municipal soil and to rehabilitate broadleaved trees that were originally growing in these areas.
De Putter is an example of how small communities that are facing a declining level of services can improve their livelihood and promote social cohesion.
An old abandoned farm through three separate investments was turned into an orchard with hail protection nets and a building to store the produce and equipment.
Cooperation on a pilot project that could provide a more viable and sustainable alternative to manage river banks.