Karin Hvidberg Nilsson, Favrskov Municipality Susanne Ø sterby, Local Danish Advisory Service. Groundwater catchment Hinnerup. Three important statements. Hinnerup drinking water. from the work in the groundwater catchment Hinnerup. Statement 1.
Hinnerup drinking water
Catchments are dissimilar – and demand different solutions
The catchment covers 340 ha
Close to urban areas
Partly adjacent to forest area
Possibilities for receiving subsidies for afforestation.
90 % of the catchment is nitrate sensitive.
Nitrate leaching are to be cut by 46 % in the area
Water works and wells
Catchment and project area
Groundwater catchment Hinnerup
More part-time farmers and a more hobby dominated use.
In this groundwater catchment it will be necessary to work at both farm level and catchment level in order to reach the environmental objectives.Catchments are dissimilar - and demand different solutions
Possible solutions for the
Farms and farmers are different –
this is mirrored in the possibilities for creating solutions
Project farmers at a meeting
Knowledge is essential
as well as involvement
to the same knowledge
lead to voluntary changes in the farming praxis on each farm
Uncertainty leads to restraint among all partners, when it comes to solving the problems
– to understand the basic models