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The ERCIP project aims to:

  • improve the integration between regional environment agencies, water boards and local government regarding both the protection and future development of geographically sensitive river corridors.

  • promote the exchange and improvement of current experience regarding jointly produced River Corridor Improvement Plans. An RCIP is a jointly developed document outlining a shared responsibility and approach to managing river corridors.


The 6th and Final ERCIP Newsletter is now available.

The ERCIP Project Brochure is now available for online viewing and downloading. Visit the ERCIP Project Facebook page for the latest information on the ERCIP project.

Read the full Report from ERCIP Showcase Event here. The presentations from the ERCIP Project Showcase Event are also available.

The ERCIP Partners have also been busy promoting the project around Europe. Read about ERCIP at the 2014 European River Restoration Conference and the Italian National River Contract Conference.

  • The 5th ERCIP Newsletter promoting the recent visit to Greece is available.

  • For a more in depth view you can also access the Greek Partnership Exchange Visit Report and read about the work being undertaken in the Region of Western Macedonia and the town of Servia-Velvento.

  • For a view on the visit from the local media check out the relevant section of our ERCIP In The News pages.

  • Watch the ERCIP project presentation and see the winning poster from the European River Restoration Conference 2013 in Vienna via the links on pages 4, 6 and 8 of the ERRC newsletter.

  • Our Italian Partners at the Province of Teramo have gained support from the Region of Abruzzo to continue the work started through the ERCIP project.

  • Find out how our partnership visit to Germany had an impact on regional landscape planning.

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The latest ERCIP Newsletter is now available here:

ERCIP Newsletter No3 - May 2013.pdf

A more detailed account of the Partnership Exchange Visit to Cologne is also available:

Cologne ERCIP Partnership Exchange Visit Report March 2013.pdf

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