Project: Preconditions for fast afforestation of a mound constructed out of consolidated brackish dredged material.
- project duration
- 01-SEP-99 – 28-FEB-06
- Aims of the project: quantifying the influence of height and slope of a sludge mound searching for a method for faster overgrowth of a sludge mound determining ecotoxicity and the effect of pollution on the forest ecosystem of a sludge mound. Herefore, a hill is constructed of consolidated dredget material and afforested in the harbour of Antwerp. At te same time pot trials will be done.