What is APENA?

APENA is the Portuguese Association for Soil- and Water-Bioengineering.

Its aim is to promote Soil- and Water-Bioengineering as a constructive discipline having its own technical, ecological and environmental friendly scopes. These purposes are followed by using naturalistic construction modalities and exploiting the potentialities of used materials.

APENA is a non-profit association intended to:

We welcome you to join with us in our efforts to increase awareness, understanding and application of Soil- and Water-Bioengineering techniques, which draw upon traditional sustainable practices, and are informed by recent research. We hope to revive these techniques for generations to come.

We can do more with your help!