IDES Improving water quality in the Danube river and its tributaries by integrative floodplain management based on Ecosystem Services

  • IDES - Mid-Term Meeting (16-17.09.2021) was held in a hybrid way
    - 21-09-2021
    Mid-Term Meeting (16-17.09.2021) was held in a hybrid way

    Due to Covid-19 situation, the Mid-term Meeting Event of IDES project was held in a hybrid way - the PPs and some ASPs in Ingolstadt, other (including stakeholders) via zoom. More than 100 participants attended the meeting in the venue...

  • IDES - First Hungarian STAKEHOLDERS Workshop: Middle Tisza Pilot Area
    - 12-07-2021
    First Hungarian STAKEHOLDERS Workshop: Middle Tisza Pilot Area

    The first stakeholder forum of the project was organized on 28 June 2021 by KÖTIVIZIG in Szolnok, which provided an opportunity for the representatives of the institutions and non-governmental organizations involved in water management to express...

  • IDES - First Austrian STAKEHOLDERS Workshop: ECOSYSTEM SERVICES IN THE Donau-Auen National Park
    - 31-05-2021
    First Austrian STAKEHOLDERS Workshop: ECOSYSTEM SERVICES IN THE Donau-Auen National Park

    On Friday 28th of May, 17 participants in total (4 IDES project members from BOKU, 13 pilot area stakeholders including representatives of Donau-Auen National Park, forestry, fishery, WWF AT, regional authorities (city of Vienna), "viadonau" -...

  • IDES - first Serbian Stakeholders workshop - MODELLING RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ES AND DPSIR IN KOVILJSKO-PETROVARADINSKI RIT
    - 28-05-2021
    first Serbian Stakeholders workshop - MODELLING RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ES AND DPSIR IN KOVILJSKO-PETROVARADINSKI RIT

    On Thursday 27th of May 21, first stakeholders workshop was held in the village Kovilj, located in the Special nature reserve Koviljsko-petrovaradinski rit. Workshop was organized by the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Novi Sad, in the...

  • IDES - slovenian STAKEHOLDERS DISCUSSED ABOUT ECOSYSTEM SERVICES AND DPSIR IN THE MURA PILOT AREA
    - 28-05-2021
    slovenian STAKEHOLDERS DISCUSSED ABOUT ECOSYSTEM SERVICES AND DPSIR IN THE MURA PILOT AREA

    On Thursday 27th of May 19 participants in total (including organizers - 2 from SFS and 2 from IWRS) participated in first national workshop organized on Mura River pilot area in Slovenia. Workshop was organized in the frame of IDES project...

  • IDES - FIRST ROMANIAN STAKEHOLDER WORKSHOP: The benefits of nature for the people of Danube Floodplain - pilot area Braila Islands
    - 27-05-2021
    FIRST ROMANIAN STAKEHOLDER WORKSHOP: The benefits of nature for the people of Danube Floodplain - pilot area Braila Islands

    On May 21st 2021, Bucharest University together with WWF-Romania hosted the first workshop for Romanian stakeholders entitled "Nature benefits for Danube Floodplain people - pilot area Braila Islands". The workshop was held in Braila, an eastern...

  • IDES - PILOT AREAS PRESENTATION: Koviljsko-Petrovaradinski Rit (SRB)
    - 25-03-2021
    PILOT AREAS PRESENTATION: Koviljsko-Petrovaradinski Rit (SRB)

    Koviljsko-Petrovaradinski Rit (KPR) is situated on the left and the right bank of the Danube River, near the City of Novi Sad, capital of Vojvodina Province. It covers the surface of 5886 ha, and its total length is 22 km. It is a home to more...

  • IDES - Virtual German Stakeholder Workshop: Water Quality and Ecosystem Services for Nature-Based Water Management Solutions
    - 22-03-2021
    Virtual German Stakeholder Workshop: Water Quality and Ecosystem Services for Nature-Based Water Management Solutions

    On February 23, 2021 the Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt, in cooperation with the Leibniz Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries and the Bavarian State Ministry of the Environment and Consumer Protection, hosted a...

  • IDES - PILOT AREAS PRESENTATION: Middle Tisza (HU)
    - 18-03-2021
    PILOT AREAS PRESENTATION: Middle Tisza (HU)

    Tisza, the Hungarian Pilot site, is the second most significant river in Hungary. It is located in the middle of the Great Hungarian Plain. The area of the floodplain between Kisköre and Szolnok is 9,197 ha, of which 7,440 ha is agriculturally...

  • IDES - PILOT AREAS PRESENTATION: Donau-Auen National Park (AT)
    - 12-03-2021
    PILOT AREAS PRESENTATION: Donau-Auen National Park (AT)

    Donau-Auen National Park represents a "green ribbon" connecting the conurbations of Vienna and Bratislava. It’s the largest complete, (near) ecologically intact natural riverine environment of its kind in Central Europe, characterized by the...

  • IDES - PILOT AREAS PRESENTATION: BRAILA ISLANDS (RO)
    - 04-03-2021
    PILOT AREAS PRESENTATION: BRAILA ISLANDS (RO)

    Braila Islands is a socio-ecological system that is located in the South East of Romania and covers a total surface area of over 2600 km2. It corresponds to the Danube and stretches 78 km between Harsova and Braila. Find more...

  • IDES - PILOT AREAS PRESENTATION: MURA RIVER (SLO)
    - 25-02-2021
    PILOT AREAS PRESENTATION: MURA RIVER (SLO)

    Located in the eastern part of the country, this biosphere reserve includes the largest preserved complex of floodplains in Slovenia, where the interweaving of natural factors and human presence has created an exceptional cultural riverine...

  • IDES - Three Work Packages, one single aim: development of the IDES tool
    - 18-01-2021
    Three Work Packages, one single aim: development of the IDES tool

    During the two-and-a-half-year implementation timeline of IDES project, the actions of three technical work packages will focus on the following: In Work Package 1 there is a focus on the analysis of the actual situation of water quality and...

  • IDES - Human benefit from healthy ecosystems
    - 13-11-2020
    Human benefit from healthy ecosystems

    The basic idea behind the ecosystem service approach is connecting the needs of humans with nature, both mutually influence each other. Human activities have a direct or indirect impact on nature. Conversely, natural events can affect society and...

  • IDES - How floodplains clean the water of the Danube
    - 29-09-2020
    How floodplains clean the water of the Danube

    How do floodplain areas along the Danube contribute to improving water quality and how can diverse interests be taken into account in their management across national borders? These questions are being researched by a consortium funded by the...

Programme co-funded by European Union funds (ERDF, IPA, ENI)