The DELIGHT project has been presented at the 7th Workshop on Biodiversity Conservation “Challenges in Water Quality & Quantity - Approaches & Methodologies for Freshwater Ecosystem Management in the Context of TEEB”. The Sino-German Workshop on Biodiversity Conservation is an annual exchange jointly organized by the Chinese Research Academy of Environmental Sciences (CRAES) and the German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN). The workshop provided a platform to bring together Chinese, German and European scientists. This year’s event took place in Shenyang from July 6-9, 2014. Moreover, field excursions to Qixing Wetlands, Shifosi Reservoir, and Liaohe River demonstrated current achievements in ecosystem management in Liaoning province.