Habitats: Artificial

SUDS and created wetlands

Flora locale training and other events

Creating new ponds for wildlifeWed 14 June 2017,Farndon, Cheshire
Pond creation and conservationWed 05 July 2017,Oxford, Oxfordshire

If you would like to suggest a new training event for this topic then please let us know.

Flora locale publications, guidance & documents on this website

Buying native flora Advisory Note   (Flora locale, 2005) Printed copies available (email info@floralocale.org)
Planting near watercourses Advisory Note   (Flora locale, 2006) Printed copies available (email info@floralocale.org)
Green infrastructure   Restoration Library Master Page
UK Green Building Council   Building and biodiversity portal and other resources relating to sustainable construction.

If you have a suggestion for a document or guide that would be useful for this topic then please let us know.

Case Studies on Flora locale's website

Steart Peninsula, Severn Estuary (WWT)external web site Mudflat, saltmarsh & freshwater wetland creation
Great Fen Projectexternal web site Wetland creation & restoration on a large scale
Wetland Vision for Englandexternal web site Strategic project for wetlands
Restoring wildlife on farmsexternal web site Case studies and information

If you are aware of a project that would be a good Case Study for this topic then please let us know.

Constructed wetland (Wikipedia) Quite a good overview of how created wetlands work and the fate of pollutants they may be designed to treat.
UK Raingardens Guide
Interim Code of Practice for SuDS (National SUDS Working Group, 2011) on CIRIA website
SUDS Overview (on CIRIA website)
SuDS portal Susdrain is new community that provides a range of free resources for those involved in delivering sustainable drainage systems (SuDS. The website provides news, resources, case studies and details of research projects.
Creation of artificial wetlands for wastewater treatment on the Wastewater Gardens International website
National Infiltration SUDS map This provides an assessment of the suitability of the subsurface for the installation of infiltration sustainable drainage systems. British Geological Survey.

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