From 13-22 February 2018 Adelphi visited Guadalupe Valley and San Quintín to share knowledge and promote tools created throughout the SUBSOL project as well as to elaborate regional implementation opportunities with local stakeholders.
This report aims to inform the reader about the Subsurface Water Solution concepts presented and discussed in a Public Promotion Event and finalised in a Project Development Workshop in each region Guadalupe valley and San Quintín. These activities were part of the scope of the Mission IV Series in the Guadalupe Valley and San Quintín, Mexico in the SubSol project.
The combination of water reuse and aquifer storage and recovery to enable a robust and high-quality freshwater supply is clearly summarized in a two minutes movie. A must-see.
Geophysical measurements were executed at the field sites in Dinteloord, Westland, Nootdorp, and Ovezande in order to record the realized freshwater build-up.
After around 3 months of construction, the ASR-coastal system at Dinteloord (WP2.3) was ready for a first test cycle. With this, the first SUBSOL replication site comes within operation around six months after the start of the project.
The first field campaign, visiting the ASR-coastal sites and the Freshmaker was held from November 10 till November 13.
On 24 February a delegation of NAWAPI visited KWR. On the agenda was the opportunities for European-Vietnamese colloboration and knowledge exchange.
8 and 9 October 2015 was the official start of the European project SubSol at KWR in Nieuwegein.