• 17 Jun 2021

    Adaptating to climate change impacts through a river restoration: the experience of Cascais, Portugal


    cascais websiteIn Cascais, Portugal, the Ribeira das Vinhas trail is a waterbed restoration project complemented by a greenway trail. Through the integration of nature-based solutions, this project has allowed the municipality to address some of the key objectives of its adaptation strategy: reduce flood risk, lower the average temperature of the area and promote biodiversity.

    Learn all about this project in the latest Covenant of Mayors case study "What a river restoration in Cascais can do: A greenway to adapt and thrive", available in English and Portuguese.

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     © photo Câmara Municipal de Cascais