The Netherlands Embassy and Consulates, United States

News coverage of Dutch expertise in water management

Given that one-quarter of the land in the Netherlands is below sea level, the Dutch are experts at living with water. Below, you can find some media coverage about our expertise.

The Advocate

American Planning Association

Architectural Record

  • Water lessons: In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, Dutch experts assert that New York needs hybrid solutions for our changing natural surroundings. 

The Atlantic Cities

The Bismarck Tribune

The Christian Science Monitor



Detroit News

Dredging Today

Dutch Water Sector

The Epoch Times




The Houston Chronicle

Huffington Post

KCET, Los Angeles

Local10 Miami

Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance

Minneapolis Parks Foundation

  • Design Q+A: “Sweet & Salt” lecture with author and speaker Tracy Metz

The New Yorker

New York Daily News

New York Observer

New York Times

Next City

The Kojo Nnamdi Show, WAMU 88.5 FM, Washington, D.C.

  • Risk, Rising Seas And Regional Coastlines. Listen to the archived broadcast from Dec. 6, 2012. The conversation steers toward the expertise the Dutch have in living with water at about 41 minutes into the show.


PRI's The World

PR Newswire

Regional Plan Association


Scientific American

St. Louis Beacon

St. Louis Post-Dispatch


Smithsonian Magazine

The Times-Picayune


The Wall Street Journal

The Washington Post

Water Technology

Yale Environment 360