Alpine Rivers are working for Us


  • Successes of EU Water Framework Directive implementation

    Wetlands International – European Association and the Italian Centre for River Restoration report a case study presenting  evidence of river restoration measures improving ecological conditions in eight European rivers

  • European Commission latest report on River Basin Management Plans

    On february 26 th 2019 the European Commission issued its latest report on how Member States are implementing the EU’s Water Framework Directive (WFD) through their River Basin Management Plans (RBMPs) for the period 2015-2021.  

  • Annual Report of SNPA (Sistema Nazionale per la Protezione dell’Ambiente, Italian National System for the protection of the Environment)

    Quality of Italian Water bodies: only the 43% of the rivers and the 20% of the lakes reach the goals of Water Framework Directive

  • New river restoration publication

    A new river restoration publication will be available from the 20 december. It is entitled "Revitalisierung der Fließgewässer Südtirols. Hintergründe und Praxisbeispiele-Riqualificazione fluviale in Alto Adige. Contesto generale ed esempi pratici. " ( River restoration in Alto Adige/ Südtirol. General context and practical examples). 

  • A new video of ETSCH 2000 project

     A new video-documentary (in Italian language) has been produced in the context of the project “ETSCH2000 - L'evoluzione del fiume Adige negli ultimi 2000 anni" (The evolution of river Adige in the last 2000 years), developed by the Free University of Bolzano and the University of Trento (Italy).