NDFF Water Authority Schieland Krimpenerwaard

Latest version published by Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF) on Mar 29, 2018 Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF)

Schieland en de Krimpenerwaard’ is a regional water authority. Its mission is to ensure dry feet and clean surface water in its catchment area which stretches from Rotterdam, Zoetermeer to Schoonhoven. Within that area, Schieland en de Krimpenerwaard is responsible for flood control (maintenance of the dikes), water quantity (correct surface water levels), the quality of the surface water and the treatment of urban wastewater. Moreover ‘Schieland en de Krimpenerwaard is also responsible for the maintenance of some of the local roads in the Krimpenerwaard, but it is not responsible for drinking water production, the quality of swimming (recreational) water or the sewer system.

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Positive observations without protocol

3,038 records (March 2018)


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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Kleiman M, Oomen D (2018). NDFF Water Authority Hollands Noorderkwartier. Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF). Metadata Dataset https://doi.org/10.15468/s6zljz accessed via GBIF.org on 2018-03-29.


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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: cd2dd66d-d1c4-4512-a6d1-4048601572c8.  Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF) publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Netherlands Biodiversity Information Facility.


Metadata; Observation


Who created the resource:

Nancy Meijer
Water Authority Schieland Krimpenerwaard NL

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Dries Oomen

Who filled in the metadata:

Dries Oomen

Who else was associated with the resource:

Henk de Vries
node manager
NLBIF (Netherlands Biodiversity Information Facility) P.O.Box 9517 2300 RA Leiden NL

Geographic Coverage

The catchment area of Schieland en de Krimpenerwaard can be found in the province of Zuid Holland and roughly covers a triangle between Rotterdam, Gouda and Zoetermeer.

Bounding Coordinates South West [51.886, 4.452], North East [52.085, 4.791]

Taxonomic Coverage

All species

Domain  Eukaryota (Eukaryote)

Temporal Coverage

Formation Period 2009-current

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 10.15468/s6zljz