Madrid, Spain

NBS for erosion control in Cerro Almodovar

Client

Madrid City Council

Year

2020

Total area

10,000 m²

Key features

The Project studies the hydrological characteristics of the area and Natural Based Solutions (NBS) proposals to mitigate surface water erosion in Cerro de Almodovar. This work is part of the Plan Especial development to incorporate Cerro de Almodovar into Madrid Metropolitan forest, which will surround the city with a 75 km green ring.

Services

  • Hydrological diagnosis of the hill.
  • Analysis of sediment emission with specialised software.
  • Nature based solutions proposal, through the use of SuDS for runoff and sediment management.