On 28 June 2017, Dr. Huburt Lohr expert from Sydro Consult, Germany, presented about “The Planning Of Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA) Measure for Water Supply and Flood Prevention for the Huai Ta Poe Reservoir” in Mukdahan province in Thailand to Dr Somkiat Prajamwong, Deputy Director General of Royal Irrigation Department (RID) and RID’s working group committee of Huai Ta Poe Reservoir Project.

On 28 June 2017, Dr. Huburt Lohr expert from Sydro Consult, Germany, presented about “The Planning Of Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA) Measure for Water Supply and Flood Prevention for the Huai Ta Poe Reservoir” in Mukdahan province in Thailand to Dr Somkiat Prajamwong, Deputy Director General of Royal Irrigation Department (RID) and RID’s working group committee of Huai Ta Poe Reservoir Project.

Developing of Best EbA showcase project in Huai Ta Poe has been proposed. This showcase project can use for demonstrate the EbA benefit with real example. It also can help raising awareness for local people which can be benefit on protection of the value ecosystem in the area.

The results of study from the Germany will combine with the existing development of Huai Ta Poe Reservoir’s plan from RID. The implementation of Huai Ta Poe project will be benefit in term of providing enough water for agricultural sector together with conservation of the existing ecosystem in the area.