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The Schelde Basin is part of / comprises: · Europe & CIS · Western Europe ·
Countries sharing the Schelde Basin: · Belgium · France · Netherlands ·
Facts & Figures edit
Catchment AreaA 17,100 km3
Neighbouring BasinsA Rhine, Seine, Yser
PopulationA 7,820,000
Population DensityA 460 /km2
DischargeA 4 km3/yr
Surface Area m3
Average Depth m
Water Volume m2
Water Stress 490 m3/person/year
Average Precipitation mm/yr
Evaporation mm/yr
Runoff 2000 mm/yr
Land Use
Irrigated Area km2
Irrigable Area 21200 km2
No. of DamsA 1
Dam Density 0.1 dams/km2
Total Water Withdrawals km3
  For Agricultural Use
  For Domestic Use
  For Industrial Use
Renewable Water Available (m3/yr/pers)
References & Remarks
A Transboundary Freshwater Spatial Database, Oregon University

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Water Basin Profile: Physical and Hydrological Characteristics

Water Basin Profile: Socio-Economic and Environmental Issues

Water Basin Profile: Transboundary Political and Institutional Setting

Water Basin Profile: Emerging Challenges and Opportunities for the Future


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