Deltares is an independent institute for applied research in the field of water and subsurface with five areas of expertise.Watch our introduction video Close video
How the earth has changed over the past 30 years
West African coast struggling with coastal erosion
Olympic and environmental modelling, yes we can
International recognition for CAPWAT Guidelines
Roelof Stuurman urban water and soil expert
Combating subsidence for a resilient New Orleans
Measuring and monitoring groundwater is vital for the city to put a stop to subsidence. If you don’t measure it, you can’t manage it.
Karen Meijer Environmental flows
Looking at hotspots for water-scarcity-related conflicts
We need a much clearer understanding of the interactions between climate change, water scarcity, food production, inequality and social unrest to better identify the countries worldwide where hotspots of water scarcity-related conflicts may emerge in the future.
We are convinced that sharing knowledge benefits everybody’s innovative potential