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liftjes in het water - nature management

English translation: fish ladders

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Dutch term or phrase:liftjes in het water - nature management
English translation:fish ladders
Entered by: Alexander Schleber
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04:38 Mar 28, 2001
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Dutch term or phrase: liftjes in het water - nature management
... liftjes in het water om de verplaatsing van vissen te vergemakkelijken...

Does anyone have any idea what this refers to? The other items in the list are tunnels under motorways for badgers and 'nest protectors' to prevent the eggs of wild birds being trampled by cattle.
Andrew May
Local time: 11:37
fish ladders
Explanation:
See
http://www.indreg.com/07-21-99/powers.htm
for an example of the use of this term.
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Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 11:37
Grading comment
Thanks for hitting the nail on the head!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
nabaskets
Madeleine van Zanten
nafish ladders
Alexander Schleber
nalittle elevators in the water
Jan Acx


  

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12 mins
little elevators in the water


Explanation:
I guess they are talking about those artificial fish ponds, so to make life easier they have installed elevators.

Jan Acx
Spain
Local time: 11:37
Native speaker of: Native in FlemishFlemish, Native in DutchDutch
PRO pts in pair: 3
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1 hr
fish ladders


Explanation:
See
http://www.indreg.com/07-21-99/powers.htm
for an example of the use of this term.


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Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 11:37
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 826
Grading comment
Thanks for hitting the nail on the head!
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1 hr
baskets


Explanation:
these little elevators are wired basket, used to move the fish

Madeleine van Zanten
Switzerland
Local time: 11:37
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 64
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