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The end of a tradition: 1000 years of embankment and reclamation of wetlands in the Netherlands


Ambio 21(4): 287-291
The end of a tradition: 1000 years of embankment and reclamation of wetlands in the Netherlands
This article reviews different procedures of wetland reclamation for agricultural purposes over the past 1000 years in the Netherlands and is illustrated by case examples.

Accession: 002249842

DOI: 10.2307/4313944

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