Introduction to Freshwater Wetlands for Improving Water Quality.

Published online
03 Nov 2022
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Natural England
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Wake, H. & Norton, D. & Naismith, D. & Taylor, M. & Nicholson, A. & Shore, R.

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The aim of this report is to provide an overview and summarize the science, experience and case studies relating to the use of freshwater wetlands for improving water quality. It looks to point to a range of other available resources and tools including those that can help support the practical application of freshwater wetlands for this purpose. Aside from this, the report focuses on integrated constructed wetlands and the site specific considerations that affect their design and implementation.

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