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The Living Wandle Partnership

The Living Wandle Landscape Partnership Scheme is delivering a series of improvement projects along the river, aimed to help preserve its special heritage and reconnect local communities to it. The natural signature of the Wandle and the Wandle Landscape is unique in London.
Published in Thames
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Plataforma de Toledo en Defensa del Tajo

Desde que a finales de los 70 apareciera en Toledo el “Equipo de Defensa del Tajo” como primera organización que velara por los valores propios del río Tajo a su paso por Toledo, siempre ha habido en esta ciudad colectivos más o menos organizados que de allá para cuando levantaran la voz en protesta por el trato que se estaba dando al río en su tramo medio, especialmente en el que discurre por la provincia de Toledo. ...
Published in Tagus (rio Tajo)

Having roles as a city guardian, cultural features, and irrigation system, Mae Kha Canal was one of the most important components of Chiang Mai water system. Unfortunately, the unregulated growth due to a rapid urbanization since 1985 has caused the canal to suffer with massive amounts of pollution. As a consequence, the city turns its back on the canal, and makes it a dumping site.

Recent Central Africa