Main goal of the project: Application of NBS to industrial estates
Materialized in two green-blue corridors on two industrial estates, Argales (Valladolid) and Cantaria (Bragança) by means of:
What actions will be carried out within the framework of this project?
Improvement of air quality, urban heat island and rainwater infiltration on the estates
Increase in the quality of life of workers on the industrial estates.
Demonstration of the effectiveness and applicability of NBS in the environmental improvement of industrial estates and the companies operating on them.
Generation of a new culture in the cooperation area on the need to count on nature to improve the quality of life of people and the protection of the planet.
Increase in the competitiveness of companies on the estates thanks to their commitment to mitigate and adapt to climate change.
Training of personnel in NBS and generation of green jobs.
Increase in the economic value of the properties and landscape of the urban space.
Greater integration of these productive spaces in the city.
Nature-based solutions for application to industrial estates
What are NBS?
The European Commission defines Nature-Based Solutions (NBS) as “solutions to challenges facing society that are inspired and supported by nature; that are cost-effective, provide environmental, social and economic benefits and help build resilience”.