Externe review OBN onderzoek droog zandlandschap

Frank Berendse

verbreding, N-depositie, natuurherstel, landbouwverontreiniging

Summary
Review OBN research in the dry sandy regions of the Netherlands

broader program, N deposition, nature restoration, agricultural pollution

The new approach of the research programme OBN pays attention to a much broader variety of organisms than it did in the past. During the last years the programme has revealed important new insights that have far reaching consequences for the development of an appropriate strategy of nature restoration. On the high sandy parts of the Netherlands the high atmospheric nitrogen deposition is still the major factor that constrains the results that can be reached by restoration measures. A fundamental discussion is needed about a new strategy of nature restoration on the high parts of the Netherlands.

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