Living shoreline
techniques along
estuarine waterways

Bundesanstalt für Wasserbau Bundesanstalt für Gewässerkunde
Technisch-biologische Ufersicherungen im Ästuarbereich


To generate data for the examination of different open questions relevant to research and consultancy on estuarine bank development, BfG and BAW are monitoring various river banks protected by living shoreline measures in the German estuaries of the North- and Baltic Sea. An overview of current monitoring activities can be found here: