Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research
Royal Netherlands
Institute for Sea Research
DELTA

A protective boundary between land and sea, and a principal research area

Protection & Restoration

Our expertise is focused on experimental studies, technical and cost-effective solutions for coastal defence and ecosytem restoration.  The centre also provides expertise on coastal ecology, and has an exellent name on combining ecological models with 3D computer graphics techniques 'virtual nature'.

Coastal defence How to manage protective systems effectively against climate change
Ecosystem restoration How to restore the nature functions of coastal and intertidal ecosystems
Virtual nature Combining ecological models with 3D computer graphics techniques