EU-BALTIC SEA REGION LEVEL

  • Spatially target agro-environmental measures based on soil type, nutrient retention capacity and topographic characteristics.
  • Implement a coordinated approach (dedicated platform) to trialling of agro-environmental measures and other water management concepts and measures (RDP, RBMP, and FRMP).
  • Incentivize testing of result-based measures and payment for ecosystem services approaches.
  • Support cost-benefit assessment of agro-environmental measures and other water management measures delivering multiple benefits.
  • Incentivize local cooperative actions to increase spatial targeting, efficiency and effectiveness of agro-environmental measures and other water management schemes and measures.
  • Provide guidance and training to farmers and other landowners to improve the effectiveness of agro-environmental measures and water management measures.
  • Provide training and support to facilitators of stakeholder co-inquiry processes and coordinators of collective/ cooperative schemes and measures.
  • Support learning initiatives fostering knowledge and experience exchange between researchers, practitioners and policy-makers.

NATIONAL LEVEL

  • Spatially target agro-environmental measures based on soil type, nutrient retention capacity and topographic characteristics.
  • Provide guidance and training to farmers and land managers to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of agro-environmental measures and water management measures.
  • Provide training and support to facilitators of stakeholder co-inquiry processes and coordinators of collective schemes and measures.
  • Support learning initiatives fostering knowledge and experience exchange between researchers, practitioners and policy-makers.
  • Support exchange of EU/ BSR good practice on agro-environmental measures and water management measures with land managers and other stakeholders in national languages.

LOCAL LEVEL

  • Spatially target agro-environmental measures based on soil type, nutrient retention capacity and topographic characteristics.
  • Provide guidance and training to farmers and land managers to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of agro-environmental measures and water management measures.
  • Provide training and support to facilitators of stakeholder co-inquiry processes and coordinators of collective schemes and measures.
  • Support learning initiatives fostering knowledge and experience exchange between researchers, practitioners and policy-makers.
  • Support exchange of EU/ BSR good practice on agro-environmental measures and water management measures with land managers and other stakeholders in national languages.
ACRONYMS:
BSAP – Balitc Sea Action Plan;
BSR - -Baltic Sea Region;
EAFRD – European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development;
ESIF – European Structural & Investment Funds;
EUSBSR – European Union Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region;
FRMP – Flood Risk Management Plan;
NVZ – Nitrate Vulnerable Zone;
RBMP – River Basin Management Plan;
RDP – Rural Development Programme;