GUARDIAN - Green Urban Actions for Resilient fire Defence of the Interface Area Riba-roja de Túria, Spain Climate adaptationModifier 24 June 2020 by Elsa Pastor, UIA expert
Most importantly, Elsa shares her thoughts on the project’s combined strategy based on the use of recycled water for fire mitigation and protection, providing preventive irrigation and extinction water spraying patterns automatically programmed. She guides through all technical details of the hydraulic infrastructure implementation that will supply recycled water from the Waste Water Treatment Plant and the irrigation and sprinkler towers set up that will make up the defensive barrier of the area against wildfires.
The journal also discusses the key implementation challenges that lie ahead in Riba-Roja, highlighting those of leadership, partcipative approach for co-implementation and the administrative procedures on permits and tendering. Read through to find out how the city will cope with them!