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constructed wetlands

A system of artificially created marshy-type areas of vegetation with frequent flooding, designed to treat wastewater through natural biological processes. The Environmental Protection Agency is a strong proponent of this method of cleaning water and has many additional resources on its Web site at www.epa.gov;search on “constructed wetlands.”

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Within the 55-acre constructed wetland, the team enhanced the habitat by installing seven wood duck nest boxes, which are inhabited by black-bellied whistling ducks every year.
FAISALABAD -- Floating and constructed wetland technology developed by National Institute for BioTechnology and Genetic Engineering (NIBGE) is a boon for the SME sector.
State wetland officials, and wetland specialists, did not dispute NECIR's tally of hundreds of constructed wetland sites that have failed in some manner, given the longevity of the program and findings of studies looking at wetland success rates.
For the Mill Creek Wetlands Project, Geosyntec engineers provided extensive water quality and wetland design support services to build a constructed wetland ecosystem in the arid environment of San Bernardino County, 35 miles east of downtown Los Angeles.
This study is intended to determine the runoff quality from a highway located at the States of Selangor, to determine the event mean concentration (EMC) of the main pollutants and to use the data for the conceptual design of a constructed wetland to treat the pollutants.
The project in the south of Oman is the largest industrially constructed wetland system in the world and has transformed a desert area of 2.
This area is quite polluted, and SOM has given us new information on how to do a constructed wetland so that we can actually clean the river water," said Iris Ting, director of the design department of Jiaxing Alliance Development Corp.
History and description of the Everglades Nutrient Removal Project, a subtropical constructed wetland in South Florida (USA).
Among his topics are water from springs, air conditioning condensate recovery, water gathered from clouds, solar water distillation, graywater systems, aquatic plants as a waste management system, biological filter and constructed wetland systems, septic system design, and composting toilets.
The Musandam constructed wetland will also operate without the need for electricity, which is both impressive and will save the community a lot of money in the long-term.
Over four sampling periods, the constructed wetland underwent succession to become similar to the adjacent natural wetland.
Free-water surface ponds are one type of constructed wetland.